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golden buprestid - Cypriacis aurulenta? - Buprestis aurulenta

golden buprestid - Cypriacis aurulenta? - Buprestis aurulenta
Elkton, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
June 22, 2009
Size: approx 2cm
Not a very astute flier. First it crashed into my hat then it crashed into the windshield - good thing the van was parked.

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golden buprestid - Cypriacis aurulenta? - Buprestis aurulenta golden buprestid - Cypriacis aurulenta? - Buprestis aurulenta

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Moved from ID Request.


Thanks all for the ID.

:-P)

Super image!
Excellent rendering of the texture of these beetles. My field guide is now wrong, as Cypriacis was downgraded again to a subgenus.....

Buprestis (C.) aurulenta sounds good
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