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Tribe Melanophilini


Juniperella mirabilis - female Juniperella mirabilis Knull - Juniperella mirabilis Juniperella mirabilis Knull 1947 - Juniperella mirabilis Juniperella mirabilis Knull 1947 - Juniperella mirabilis

bluish beetle - Melanophila Melanophila atropurpurea (Say) - Melanophila atropurpurea Bruprestidae - Melanophila notata Melanophila notata Phaenops or Melanophila? - Melanophila consputa Melanophila consputa? - Melanophila consputa Buprestid - Melanophila acuminata Melanophila atropurpurea - male

Phaenops gentilis (LeConte) - Phaenops gentilis Metallic Wood-boring Beetle - Phaenops fulvoguttata - male and two Buprestids - Phaenops lecontei Hemlock Borer - Phaenops fulvoguttata Phaenops gentilis female on bark of a downed Ponderosa Pine - Phaenops gentilis - female Phaenops drummondi Buprestid beetle (Chrysophana?) - Phaenops A dark form of gentilis, a spotless drummondi or something else? - Phaenops

Xenomelanophila miranda LeConte - Xenomelanophila miranda beetle - Xenomelanophila miranda Xenomelanophila miranda (LeConte)  - Xenomelanophila miranda Xenomelanophilia miranda (LeConte 1854) - Xenomelanophila miranda Flower beetle?  - Xenomelanophila miranda Colourful... Buprestid? - Xenomelanophila miranda Colourful... Buprestid? - Xenomelanophila miranda