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Common Name:
Buprestid Beetle

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Class: Insecta
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Elateriformia
Superfamily: Buprestoidea
Family: Buprestidae
Subfamily: Buprestinae
Actenodes sp.

Hodges No:

Ward Pound Ridge
Cross River, NY

Date: 7/2/11

Stage: Adult
Notes: Found by a Cerceris fumipennis hole

Image at BugGuide:

Actenodes sp. Buprestidae
Buprestid Beetle
Identifications represent best guesses on my part and are not intended to be authoritative.
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