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Species Buprestis maculativentris - Ventrally-spotted Buprestid

Buprestis maculativentris Buprestis maculativentris? - Buprestis maculativentris Bronze with orange beetle - Buprestis maculativentris Bronze with orange beetle - Buprestis maculativentris Buprestis maculativentris (?) - Buprestis maculativentris Buprestis maculativentris - female Buprestis maculativentris - female Buprestis maculativentris - female
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 Buprestini
Genus Buprestis
No Taxon (subgenus Buprestis)
Species maculativentris (Ventrally-spotted Buprestid)
Explanation of Names
Buprestis maculativentris Say 1824
Range
Rocky Mtns to n. Canada & across ne US (1)
Food
larvae host in Abies, Picea, Pinus (1)
See Also
- Range: Mtns of w. TX
Buprestis parmaculativentris Knull
Det. R. L. Westcott
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.