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Species Hippomelas planicauda

Hippomelas planicauda Big, yellow-margined Bup - Hippomelas planicauda - male - female beetle 43 - Hippomelas planicauda Buprestid - Hippomelas planicauda Hippomelas planicauda Casey - Hippomelas planicauda gray and yellow beetle - Hippomelas planicauda Arizona Buprestid - Hippomelas planicauda Arizona Buprestid - Hippomelas planicauda
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Buprestoidea (Metallic Wood Boring Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Chrysochroinae
Tribe Dicercini
Subtribe Hippomelanina
Genus Hippomelas
Species planicauda (Hippomelas planicauda)
Explanation of Names
Hippomelas planicauda Casey 1909
Range
AZ to w. TX / Mex. - Map (1)(2)
Season
Jul-Nov. (BG data)
Life Cycle
adults coll'ed on var. woody legumes (1)
Remarks
Type Locality: Cochise Co., AZ
Print References
Casey, T.L. 1909. Studies in the American Buprestidae. Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences, 11: 47–178.
Internet References
Type Info - Smithsonian
Works Cited
1.A catalog and bibliography of the Buprestoidea of America north of Mexico.
Nelson et al. 2008. The Coleopterists Society, Special Publication No. 4. 274 pp.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)