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Tribe Dicercini

Lampetis webbii Buprestid Beetle - Dicerca juncea Buprestid - Prasinalia cuneata Dicerca tenebrosa knulli Nelson - Dicerca tenebrosa - female Lampetis cupreopunctata Metallic Wood-boring Beetle - Dicerca obscura Dicerca caudata LeConte - Dicerca caudata - female Birch tree beetle - Dicerca caudata
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 Chrysochroinae
Tribe Dicercini
Explanation of Names
Dicercini Gistel 1848
Numbers
46 spp. in 6 genera in our area(1); ca. 770 spp. in 32 genera worldwide (about ⅔ of spp. in Polybothris & Lampetis)(2)
Range
worldwide except Australasia(2); across NA(1)
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.Bellamy C.L. (2013) The world of jewel beetles: A checklist of world Buprestoidea