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Species Poecilonota cyanipes - Eastern Poplar Buprestid

Poecilonota cyanipes (Say) - Poecilonota cyanipes Buprestidae - Poecilonota cyanipes Buprestidae - Poecilonota cyanipes Poecilonota cyanipes? - Poecilonota cyanipes Poecilonota cyanipes? - Poecilonota cyanipes Eastern Poplar Buprestid - Poecilonota cyanipes Buprestid - Poecilonota cyanipes Eastern Poplar Buprestid - Poecilonota cyanipes
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 Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Chrysochroinae
Genus Poecilonota
Species cyanipes (Eastern Poplar Buprestid)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Descarpentriesina cyanipes (Say)
Explanation of Names
Poecilonota cyanipes (Say 1823)
cyanipes = 'blue-footed'
Size
9.3-18 mm(1)
Range
YT-NB to AZ-MS(2)(1)
Food
Larvae in Populus, Robinia, Salix(2)
Works Cited
1.Guide to insect borers in North American broadleaf trees and shrubs
Solomon, J.D. 1995. USDA Forest Service Agriculture Handbook. 735 pp.
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.