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Species Gyascutus caelatus - Gyascutus (Stictocera) caelatus

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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 Chrysochroinae
Tribe Dicercini
Subtribe Hippomelanina
Genus Gyascutus
Species caelatus (Gyascutus (Stictocera) caelatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
the only member of the subgenus Stictocera Casey 1909(1)
Explanation of Names
Gyascutus caelatus (LeConte 1858)
Range
sw. US (AZ-TX) & Mexico(2)
Food
Larval host unknown, adults on Acacia, Prosopis(2)
Works Cited
1.Bellamy C.L. The Buprestidae of North America (north of Mexico)
2.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.