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Species Acmaeodera haemorrhoa

Red-vented Flower Buprestid - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Acmaeodera haemorrhoa LeConte - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Buprestidae ? - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Buprestid - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa red tip bug - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa red tip bug - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Buprestid Beetle - Acmaeodera haemorrhoa Acmaeodera haemorrhoa? - 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
southmost TX (limited records outside of Starr & Hidalgo Co.) 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.