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Species Poecilonota californica - Western Poplar Buprestid

Poecilonota californica Chamberlin - Poecilonota californica Poecilonota californica Chamberlin, 1922 - Poecilonota californica - male Poecilonota californica Chamberlin, 1922 - Poecilonota californica - 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 Chrysochroinae
Genus Poecilonota
Species californica (Western Poplar Buprestid)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Descarpentriesina californica
Explanation of Names
Poecilonota californica Chamberlin 1922
Size
9-18 mm(1)
Range
w. US (OR-CA to ID-UT)(1)
Food
on poplar(1)
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.