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Photo#535630
and it was a six-buprestid day - Spectralia gracilipes

and it was a six-buprestid day - Spectralia gracilipes
Harms Woods forest preserve, Glenview, Cook County, Illinois, USA
June 24, 2011
Size: ~11mm
Wandering through the oak woodland, Eric was finding buprestids everywhere.

Moved
Moved from Texania. Not big enough to be Texania.

 
Nice!
Thanks, Ted, I have my own images of this one....had no idea what genus :-)

 
shucks...
mea culpa. forgot about that one.

Moved tentatively; nice bup, just a bit too large

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