previous | index | next 784x1120 pixels 183.3 KB | IMG_0456.jpg | Larger Image

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
Tribe: Buprestini
Buprestis (Cypriacis) striata?

Hodges No:

Ward Pound Ridge
Cross River, NY

Date: 7/2/11

Stage: Adult
Notes: Found by a Cerceris fumipennis hole

Image at BugGuide:

Buprestis (Cypriacis) striata? Buprestidae
Buprestid Beetle
Identifications represent best guesses on my part and are not intended to be authoritative.
Please feel free to drop me an eMail with corrections or comments. They are greatly appreciated.