Species Agrilus obsoletoguttatus
A new sp. of Agrilus, w/ dist. records, taxonomic & biological notes for Agrilinae & Trachyinae (Buprestidae) of Mex. & C. Amer.By Westcott, R.L. & H.A. Hespenheide.
Westcott, R.L. & H.A. Hespenheide. 2006. The description of a new species of Agrilus Curtis, with distributional records, and taxonomic and biological notes for Agrilinae and Trachyinae (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) of Mexico and Central America. Zootaxa 1367: 1-35.
This paper treats 225 species of Buprestidae
in the genera Agrilus, Brachys, Callimicra, Cyphothorax, Dismorpha, Hylaeogena, Leiopleura, Lius, Omochyseus, Pachyschelus, Paragrilus, Taphrocerus
Jewel beetles (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) as prey of robber flies (Diptera: Asilidae),By Westcott, R.L. and R.J. Lavigne.
Westcott, R.L. and R.J. Lavigne. 2019. Jewel beetles (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) as prey of robber flies (Diptera: Asilidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin, 73(1): 169-178.
Herein are reported literature records of Asilidae preying upon Buprestidae, 40 where both predator and prey were identified at least to genus, plus 12 where the prey was identified only to family. Thirty-four new predator-prey records are given. All are included in a table that includes at least 25 genera and at least 60 species of Buprestidae as prey of at least 27 genera and at least 53 species of Asilidae.
New country and state records, and other notes for Mexican Buprestidae (Coleoptera).By Westcott, R.L., T.A. Atkinson, H.A. Hespenheide & G.H. Nelson.
Insecta Mundi 3(3): 217-232. , 1990
Westcott, R.L., T.A. Atkinson, H.A. Hespenheide & G.H. Nelson. 1990. New country and state records, and other notes for Mexican Buprestidae (Coleoptera). Insecta Mundi 3(3)(1989): 217-232.
Treatment is provided for 224 species and subspecies
in the genera Acherusia, Acmaeodera, Actenodes, Agaeocera, Agrilus, Anthaxia, Brachys, Buprestis, Chalcangium, Chrysobothris, Colobogaster, Cyphothorax, Dicerca, Dismorpha, Euchroma, Hiperantha, Hylaeogena, Leiopleura, Lius, Mixochlorus, Omochyseus, Pachyschelus, Polycesta, Psiloptera, Spectralia, Taphrocerus, Tetragonoschema, Thrincopyge, Trypantius