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Tribe Chrysobothrini

Chrysobothris scabripennis Laporte & Gory - Chrysobothris scabripennis - male Chrysobothris tranquebarica - male On Baccharis sarothroides branches - Chrysobothris beyeri Chrysobothris sloicola Manley & Wellso - Chrysobothris sloicola - male Chrysobothris femorata - male Chrysobothris ludificata Metallic Wood Borer - Chrysobothris Chrysobothris femorata? - Chrysobothris
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
Explanation of Names
Chrysobothrini Gory & Laporte 1838
Numbers
136 spp. in 3 genera in our area (incl. 130 Chrysobothris spp.)(1); >770 spp. in 6 genera worldwide (incl. >700 Chrysobothris spp.)(2)
Range
worldwide(2) and throughout 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