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Species Chrysobothris pubilineata

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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 and False Jewel Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Buprestinae
Tribe Chrysobothrini
Genus Chrysobothris
Species pubilineata (Chrysobothris pubilineata)
Explanation of Names
Chrysobothris pubilineata Vogt 1949(a)
Size
7 mm (BG data)
Identification

PARATYPE - Starr Co., TX
Range
NM (Hidalgo Co.), TX (Starr Co.) (1)(2)
TX: TL: Starr Co., 6.5 mi SE Rio Grande City, Hwy. to Mission.
NM: Hidalgo Co., 15 mi N Rodeo, 15-VI-65, on Mimosa sp. (1)
Season
TX: April (8), NM: June (1) (Vogt 1949b),(1)
Food
Adults in s. TX on Blackbrush Acacia - Vachellia (=Acacia) rigidula, Range
"Three specimens collected on blackbrush. About five others missed" in Starr County, Texas. (Vogt 1949b)
adult on Mimosa sp. in New Mexico. (1)
Remarks
recap:
described from 3 spmns coll'ed in 1947 in Starr Co., Texas. (Vogt 1949a)
one additional spmn coll'ed in 1965 in Hidalgo Co., New Mexico. (1)
Print References
Nelson, G.H., D.S. Verity & R.L. Westcott. 1981. Additional notes on the biology and distribution of Buprestidae (Coleoptera) of North America. Coleopterists Bulletin 35(2): 129-151. (1)
Vogt, G.B. 1949a. Five new species of Buprestidae from southern Texas (Coleoptera). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 42(1): 48-54.
Vogt, G.B. 1949b. A biologically annotated list of the Buprestidae of the lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 42(2): 191-202.
Internet References
Type Info - Smithsonian
Works Cited
1.Additional notes on the biology and distribution of Buprestidae (Coleoptera) of North America.
Nelson, G.H., D.S. Verity & R.L. Westcott. 1981. Coleopterists Bulletin 35(2): 129-151.
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.