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Species Chrysobothris ignicollis

Chrysobothris ignicollis Horn - Chrysobothris ignicollis Chrysobothris ignicollis Horn - Chrysobothris ignicollis ch-both - Chrysobothris ignicollis Chrysobothris ignicollis Horn - Chrysobothris ignicollis Chrysobothris? - Chrysobothris ignicollis Chrysobothris ignicollis Horn - Chrysobothris ignicollis - male
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 Buprestinae
Tribe Chrysobothrini
Genus Chrysobothris
Species ignicollis (Chrysobothris ignicollis)
Explanation of Names
Chrysobothris ignicollis Horn 1885
ignicollis (L). 'fire-neck' (1)
Size
6-7 mm
Range
w US (CA-TX-KS-ID) / Mex. (2)
Food
Larvae in various Juniperus spp., Cupressus arizonica, and Chamaecyparis (Cupressaceae) (2)
Juniper hosts apparently don't include Juniperus ashei, the dominant central Texas sp. which Quinn (2000) sampled extensively, but only coll. 1 spmn (3)
Remarks
Type Locality: Texas (2)
Print References
Horn, G.H. 1885. Contributions to the coleopterology of the United States. (Number 4). Transactions of the American Entomological Society 12: 128-162.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.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.
3.Abundance and distribution of potential arthropod prey species in a typical Golden-cheeked Warbler habitat.
Quinn, M.A. 2000. Unpublished Thesis. Texas A&M University, College Station. ix + 182 pp.