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Subspecies Chrysobothris ephedrae vogti

Chrysobothris ephedrae vogti Knull - Chrysobothris ephedrae
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 Buprestinae
Tribe Chrysobothrini
Genus Chrysobothris
Species ephedrae (Chrysobothris ephedrae)
Subspecies vogti (Chrysobothris ephedrae vogti)
Explanation of Names
Chrysobothris ephedrae vogti Knull 1964
patronym for George Vogt (1920–1990), a coleopterist active in s. TX in 1946-47. (1)
Size
6 mm (2)
Range
c. to s. TX / ne Mex. - Map (3)(GBIF)
Life Cycle
adults on Acacia rigidula and Ephedra sp. (3)
Remarks
Type Locality: 5 mi. W. Sullivan City, Starr Co., TX
Print References
Knull, J.N. 1964. Two new Buprestidae and distribution records of others (Coleoptera). The Ohio Journal of Science 64: 376-378. (2)
Vogt, G.B. 1949. A biologically annotated list of the Buprestidae of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 42(2): 191-202.
Works Cited
1.George Britton Vogt (1920–1990).
Anderson, D., C.L. Bellamy, H.A. Howden, and C. Quimby. 1991. The Coleopterists Bulletin 45(1): 93–95.
2.Two new Buprestidae and distribution records of others (Coleoptera).
Knull, J.N. 1964. The Ohio Journal of Science 64: 376-378.
3.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.