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Genus Anambodera

Sandhills Buprestid - Anambodera Sandhills Buprestid - Anambodera Anambodera nr. palmarum - Anambodera - female Anambodera gemina group - Anambodera - male Buprestidae  - Anambodera palmarum Metallic Wood Boring Beetle - Anambodera Anambodera sp.? - Anambodera nebulosa Metallic Wood Boring Beetle - Anambodera gemina
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 Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Polycestinae
Tribe Acmaeoderini
Subtribe Acmaeoderina
Genus Anambodera
Explanation of Names
Anambodera Barr 1974
6 spp. in our area(1), 7 total(2)
w. NA (A. gemina BC-CA to ID-AZ, the rest in CA (A. santarosae also NV)(1)
host plant info here(1)