Buprestidae


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Buprestidae

[byü′pres·tə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The metallic wood-boring beetles, the large, single family of the coleopteran superfamily Buprestoidea.
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La especie del insecto minador fue identificada como Leiopleura melichari (Obenberger, 1922), de la familia Buprestidae, subfamilia Agrilinae, tribu Trachydini, subtribu Leiopleurina.
Interspecific competitors include other beetles (chiefly Scolytidae, Buprestidae, and Cerambycidae) and phoretic microorganisms.
There is little information on invertebrates, but it is known that there are occasional spectacular shows of handsome coleopterans, jewel beetles, members of the Buprestidae.
9 Chrysomelidae 26 Curculionidae 35 Apionidae 5 Tenebrionidae 12 Scarabeidae 8 Caraboidae 18 Staphylinidae 2 Elateridae 2 Nitidulidae 2 Dermestidae 2 Buprestidae 1 Hymenoptera F.
The 20 records available to me are as follows (sex of asilid bracketed): Coleoptera: Buprestidae ([female]), Coccinellidae ([female]), Dermestidae ([male]), Melyridae ([female]), Scarabaeidae (3[male] 3[female]); Diptera: Muscidae ([male]); Hemiptera: Lygaeidae ([male]), Pentatomidae ([male]); Isoptera: Hodotermitidae (3[male] 2[female]); Orthoptera: Tridactylidae (2[male]).
Parasitos y depredadores de larvas de Cerambycidae y Buprestidae (Coleoptera) de Chile.
Encontrar la relacion entre las evidencias externas de los danos ocasionados por el fuego en los arboles de Pinus montezumae, y la colonizacion por insectos descortezadores (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) y barrenadores de madera (Coleoptera: Buprestidae y Cerambycidae).
Sexing adults in Buprestidae species should be done by checking the shape of the 7th abdominal sternite, only after 5th abdominal sternite is opened for careful internal examination.
1 04-28 Biphyllidae Diplococelus brunneus LeConte 1 10-19 Buprestidae Chrysobothris rugosiceps Melsheimer 1 06-09 Taphrocerus gracilis (Say) 1 06-09 Byturidae Byturus unicolor Say 1 05-12 Cantharidae Silis sp.
As with our distribution report on Buprestidae occurring in Tennessee and North Carolina (Klingeman et al.
Se encontraron familias con habitos generalistas temporales, que fueron capturados durante todos los anos independientemente de la epoca de muestreo, tales como Scolytidae, Staphylinidae, Scarabaeidae, Carabidae y Nitidulidae; especialistas espaciales que solo se encontraron en BTF como Cicindelidae o Noteridae y familias raras de las cuales solo se capturaron uno o dos individuos como Buprestidae, Coccinelidae, Dermestidae, Meloidae, Oedemeridae y Anobiidae, en un solo periodo y un habitat especifco.