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Species Chrysobothris rossi

Buprestid 7 - Chrysobothris rossi beetle 1 - Chrysobothris rossi Chrysobothris? - Chrysobothris rossi Chrysobothris? - Chrysobothris rossi Chrysobothris? - Chrysobothris rossi Chrysobothris rossi? - Chrysobothris rossi Chrysobothris rossi - male Chrysobothris rossi
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 rossi (Chrysobothris rossi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chrysobothris prosopidis Fisher 1942
Explanation of Names
Chrysobothris rossi Van Dyke 1942
Range
CA to c. TX / Mex. - Map (1)(2)
Food
Larvae host in Acacia, Celtis, Juniperus, Prosopis spp. (1)
Remarks
Type Locality: Baja CA, Mex.
Print References
Van Dyke, E.C. 1942. Contribution towards a knowledge of the insect fauna of Lower California, no. 3. Coleoptera, Buprestidae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 4th ser 24(3): 97-132.
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)