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Genus Buprestis

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 and False Jewel Beetles
Family Buprestidae - Metallic Wood-boring Beetles
Subfamily Buprestinae
Tribe Buprestini
Genus Buprestis

No Taxon subgenus Buprestis
Species consularis - Buprestis consularis
Species haemorrhoidalis - Buprestis haemorrhoidalis
Species laeviventris - Buprestis laeviventris
Species lineata - Lined Buprestis
Species lyrata - Buprestis lyrata
Species maculativentris - Ventrally-spotted Buprestid
Species maculipennis - Buprestis maculipennis
Species nutalli - Buprestis nutalli
Species parmaculativentris - Buprestis parmaculativentris
Species subornata - Buprestis subornata
No Taxon subgenus Cypriacis
Species adjecta - Buprestis adjecta
Species aurulenta - Golden Buprestid
Species intricata - Buprestis intricata
Species prospera - Buprestis prospera
Species striata - Buprestis striata
Species sulcicollis - Buprestis sulcicollis
No Taxon subgenus Knulliobuprestis
Species confluenta - Buprestis confluenta
Species fremontiae - Buprestis fremontiae
Species gibbsii - Buprestis gibbsii
Species rufipes - Red-legged Buprestis
Species viridisuturalis - Buprestis viridisuturalis
No Taxon subgenus Nelsonocheira
Species fasciata - Buprestis fasciata
Species langii - Buprestis langii
No Taxon subgenus Stereosa
Species apricans - Buprestis apricans
Species connexa - Buprestis connexa
Species decora - Buprestis decora
Species salisburyensis - Buprestis salisburyensis