Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Donate
Giving Tuesday, November 30. Please consider a gift to BugGuide!

BugGuide is a National Moth Week Partner. How to add your National Moth Week 2021 photos. July 17-25.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Previous events


TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Acmaeodera haemorrhoa

Buprestid - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Acmaeodera haemorrhoa LeConte - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Buprestid - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Buprestidae ? - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Buprestid - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa red tip bug - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa red tip bug - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Beetle - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa
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 Polycestinae
Tribe Acmaeoderini
Subtribe Acmaeoderina
Genus Acmaeodera
Species haemorrhoa (Acmaeodera haemorrhoa)
Explanation of Names
Acmaeodera haemorrhoa LeConte 1858
Size
10-11 mm (Type, also original description gives length as "0.4-0.45" = inches, presumably)
Identification

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2009
Range
s. TX (Laredo & Kingsville) to Mex. - Map (1)(2)
Season
Sept-Nov (BG data)
Remarks
Type locality: TX, Laredo to Ringgold Barracks(1); first collected by Horace Haldeman during the Mexico boundary survey
See Also
A. miliaris (wider body, markings more yellow)
- Range: w. & c. TX to Mex.
Print References
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. (3)
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.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
3.A biologically annotated list of the Buprestidae of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas.
Vogt, G.B. 1949. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 42(2): 191-202.