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Species Paratyndaris prosopis

Paratyndaris prosopis Skinner - Paratyndaris prosopis Hairy Buprestid - Paratyndaris prosopis Hairy Buprestid - Paratyndaris prosopis Hairy Buprestid - Paratyndaris prosopis Hairy Buprestid - Paratyndaris prosopis
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 Polycestinae
Genus Paratyndaris
No Taxon (subgenus Paratyndaris)
Species prosopis (Paratyndaris prosopis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Paratyndaris prosopis (Skinner)
Orig. Comb: Tyndaris prosopis Skinner 1903
Explanation of Names
prosopis - one of the species hosts: mesquite - Prosopis glandulosa
Numbers
15 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Range
AZ, TX-OK, MS - Map (2)(3)
Season
June (Skinner, 1903),(BG data)
Food
Larvae host in mesquite - Prosopis glandulosa and various oaks - Quercus spp. (2)
Remarks
Type Locality listed as "TX, Austin" (2), but note that the type was actually collected by Schwarz who collected extensively in Austin County, Texas and is not known to have collected in the City of Austin...
Print References
Skinner, H. 1903. Notes on Buprestidae (Coleoptera) with descriptions of new species. Entomological News 14: 236-239. (4)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.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.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
4.Notes on Buprestidae (Coleoptera) with descriptions of new species.
Skinner, H. 1903. Entomological News 14: 236-239.