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Species Acmaeodera robigo

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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 and False Jewel Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Polycestinae
Tribe Acmaeoderini
Subtribe Acmaeoderina
Genus Acmaeodera
Species robigo (Acmaeodera robigo)
Explanation of Names
Acmaeodera robigo Knull 1954
Identification

Det. S. Wellso, 1996
Range
OK to sw TX - Map (1)(2), Rare
Food
larvae host in featherplume (Dalea formosa, Fabaceae) (1)
Remarks
Type Locality: Lake Corpus Christi, TX
See Also
Acmaeodera starrae Knull
- Range: s. TX
Det. G. H. Nelson, 1972

Acmaeodera riograndei Nelson
- Range: w. TX / Mex.
Det. W. F. Barr
Print References
Knull, J.N. 1954. Five new North American species of Buprestidae. The Ohio Journal of Science 54(1): 27-30.
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.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)