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Species Chrysobothris chrysoela

Beetle - Chrysobothris chrysoela not Actenodes - Chrysobothris chrysoela not Actenodes - Chrysobothris chrysoela BG809 C7958 - Chrysobothris chrysoela BeetleUNKNOWN111612_8198 - Chrysobothris chrysoela metallic wood borer - Chrysobothris chrysoela Metallic Wood Boring beetle - Chrysobothris chrysoela Small beetle with shiny colored markings. - Chrysobothris chrysoela
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 chrysoela (Chrysobothris chrysoela)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chrysobothris chrysoela (Illiger)
Orig. Comb: Buprestis chrysoela Illiger 1800
widely misspelled as "chryseola"
Explanation of Names
from Greek chrysoelos (χρυσοηλος)- "with studs or nails of gold" + a feminine ending
Range
se coastal states (TX-FL-DC) (1)
Life Cycle
larvae polyphagus in woody plants (1)
Works Cited
1.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.