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Genus Texania

Texania campestris Texania fulleri (Horn) - Texania fulleri Click Beetle - Texania Help with Bug ID - Pine Borer? - Texania campestris Dicerca - Texania campestris - male Beetle for ID - Texania campestris Metallic Wood Borer Beetle - Dicerca? - Texania campestris Metallic Wood Borer Beetle - Dicerca? - Texania campestris
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 Chrysochroini
Genus Texania
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
our spp. used to be treated in Chalcophorella (the current concept restricts it to the Palaearctic)
Explanation of Names
Texania Casey 1909
Numbers
3 spp., all in our area(1)(2)
Identification
Like Chalcophora, but pronotum with single medial groove and elytra with lateral apices serrate.
Range
e. US (NY-NC-LA to IA-MO-TX) & ON(1)