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Species Acmaeodera decipiens

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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 decipiens (Acmaeodera decipiens)
Explanation of Names
Acmaeodera decipiens LeConte 1866
Identification

Det. B. Tilden, 2019
Range
AZ-NM / Mex. - Map (1)(2)
Life Cycle
larval host unk., adults on flowers (1)
See Also
Acmaeodera solitaria - strong serrations along the elytral margin (J. Hansen, pers. comm. to MAQ, 2019)

Dets. M. A. Quinn, 2017
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1866. Additions to Coleopterous fauna of United States. Number 1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 19: 361-394.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
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)