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Tribe Agrilini

Agrilus sp. - Agrilus iridescent - Agrilus planipennis A. gibbicollis - Agrilus gibbicollis Agrilus mimosae Fisher - Agrilus mimosae - male Mating Agrilus - Agrilus cyanescens - male - female Agrilus pectoralis - male Genus Agrilus? - Agrilus - male - female Agrilus pseudofallax - Agrilus fallax
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 Agrilinae
Tribe Agrilini
Numbers
174 spp. in 3 genera in our area (171 spp. are in Agrilus)(1); >3200 spp. in 40 genera worldwide (close to 2900 spp. are in Agrilus), arranged in 4 subtribes(2)
Range
worldwide (with peak genus-level endemism in the Neotropics)(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