Canadian Forest Service Publications

Descriptions of some Chrysobothris larvae (Coleoptera : Buprestidae) occurring in the United States and Mexico. 1966. Benoit, P. The Canadian Entomologist 98(3): 324-330.

Year: 1966

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 14865

Language: English

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Eleven species of buprestid larvae of the genus Chrysobothris selected from the H.E. Burke Collection of the United States National Museum are described in this paper. They are: C. bacchari Van Dyke, C. costifrons Waterhouse, C. debilis LeConte, C. dolata Horn, C. edwardsii Horn, C. ignicollis Horn, C. lucana Horn, C. mali Horn, C. nixa Horn, C. octocola LeConte, and C. tranquebarica (Gmelin). The genus of host plants for each buprestid species and the insect's geographical distribution are listed.