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Species Chrysobothris analis

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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 Buprestinae
Tribe Chrysobothrini
Genus Chrysobothris
Species analis (Chrysobothris analis)
Explanation of Names
Chrysobothris analis LeConte 1860
Identification
Range
AZ-TX / Mex. (1)
Food
Larvae in Acacia, Carya, Celtis, Cercis, Citrus, Coccoloba, Diospyros, Ebenopsis, Haematoxylon, Juglans, Leucaena, mimosa, Parkinsonia, Prosopis, Prunus, Rhus, Sapindus, Ulmus (1)
Remarks
Type Locality: Matamoras, Mexico (1)
See Also

Chrysobothris lucana Horn
Range: OR-CA-AZ / Mex

- Note: reddish-copper color on the forelegs
Chrysobothris purpureoplagiata Schaeffer
Range: CA-AZ / Mex.
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1860. Revision of the Buprestidae of the United States. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society (2)11(1859): 187-258.
Vogt, G.B. 1949. A biologically annotated list of the Buprestidae of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 42:191-202.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
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.