New adult host records for three Buprestidae (Coleoptera) rarely encountered in the United States and significant extension of the known geographic range of Agrilus pilosicollis Fisher

  • Jason A. Hansen
  • Joshua P. Basham
  • Christine A. Nalepa
Keywords: Agrilinae, Chrysochroinae, Nearctic

Abstract

New adult host records of Agrilus langei Obenberger, A. pilosicollis Fisher, and Dicerca mutica LeConte (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) are reported. The known geographic range of A. pilosicollis is expanded from the type location in Kansas south to Texas and east to North Carolina. Images with key characters of each of the three species are included.

Published
2021-06-02
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Articles