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Genus Texania

Metalic Wood-boring Beetle - Texania campestris Texania campestris Texania fulleri Chalcophora sp. from Austin Greenbelt  2009 - Texania fulleri Golden - Texania Buprestidae - Metallic Wood-boring Beetle - Texania campestris Metallic Wood Borer Beetle - Dicerca? - Texania campestris Pleas help id. - Texania
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
3 spp., all in our area(1)(2)
Like Chalcophora, but pronotum with single medial groove and elytra with lateral apices serrate.
e. US (NY-NC-LA to IA-MO-TX) & ON(1)