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Genus Agaeocera

Green Buprestid - Agaeocera scintillans Green Buprestid - Agaeocera scintillans Agaeocera gentilis (Horn) - Agaeocera gentilis - male - female Agaeocera gentilis (Horn) - Agaeocera gentilis - male - female Agaeocera gentilis (Horn) - Agaeocera gentilis Agaeocera gentilis? - Agaeocera gentilis Narrow, bright green beetle - Agaeocera gentilis Agaeocera scintillans - male - 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 and False Jewel Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Buprestinae
Tribe Buprestini
Genus Agaeocera
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated in the Chalcophorini in(1)
Explanation of Names
Agaeocera Saunders 1871
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1), 3 total(2)
Range
New World(2); in our area, 1 sp. in TX-CA & 1 sp. in AZ(1)
Remarks
member of the primarily neotropical subtribe Agaeocerina Nelson 1982 that contains 13 spp. in 3 genera(2)