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metallic wood-boring beetles of Canada and Alaska

Donald E. Bright

metallic wood-boring beetles of Canada and Alaska

Coleoptera: Buprestidae

by Donald E. Bright

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Published by Biosystematics Research Centre, Research Branch, Agriculture Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.,
  • Alaska.
    • Subjects:
    • Buprestidae -- Canada.,
    • Buprestidae -- Alaska.,
    • Insects -- Canada.,
    • Insects -- Alaska.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDonald E. Bright.
      SeriesThe Insects and arachnids of Canada,, pt. 15, Publication / Biosystematics Research Centre, Research Branch, Agriculture Canada ;, 1810, Publication (Canada. Agriculture Canada) ;, 1810.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL596.B8 B75 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination335 p. :
      Number of Pages335
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2479722M
      ISBN 10066012517X
      LC Control Number87214201

      Dying branches of trees like this one from a blue palo verde, Parkinsonia florida, are soon found by adult metallic wood boring beetles, family travel-australia-planning-guide.comes may be broken by storms or scorched by fire. Eggs laid beneath the bark hatch into grubs that bore through the branch leaving a flattened, oval-shaped gallery - which lends another common name: Flat-headed Wood Boring Beetle. Dec 14,  · These beetles are part of the Curculionidae family of “true weevils” or “snout” beetles, which is the third largest animal family with over 40 species! (also includes the ambrosia beetle) The wood boring weevils are recognised by their distinctive long snout and antennae with small clubs.

      Apr 23,  · Dear kipouros, Many years ago we identified a very similar Buprestid, or Metallic Wood Boring Beetle from Italy.. We believe it is the same species, Capnodis tenebrionis which goes by the common name Mediterranean Flathead Woodborer. Wood Boring Beetles. The Pacific Northwest is host to numerous species of wood boring beetles. The majority of these pests are more of a primary concern to agricultural or forestry interests rather than to the homeowner. However, some species greatly impact existing structures and should be addressed when infestation or damage is found.

      The order Coleoptera consists of the beetles and travel-australia-planning-guide.com is the largest order of insects, representing about 40 percent of the known insect travel-australia-planning-guide.com the more than , species of Coleoptera are many of the largest and most-conspicuous insects, some of which also have brilliant metallic colours, showy patterns, or striking forms. Wood Boring Beetles. Besides bark beetles, two other common families of beetles use woody plants to rear their offspring. The Buprestidae have one common name for the adult - metallic wood borer - and a second for the larvae - flat-headed wood borers.


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Metallic wood-boring beetles of Canada and Alaska by Donald E. Bright Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. The metallic wood-boring beetles of Canada and Alaska: Coleoptera: Buprestidae. [Donald E Bright] -- Includes descriptions of 23 genera and species. Provides keys in English and French for the identification of the adults.

Includes notes on the host plants, distribution and biologies of the. Buprestidae is a family of beetles known as jewel beetles or metallic wood-boring beetles because of their glossy iridescent colors. Larvae of this family are known as flatheaded travel-australia-planning-guide.com family is among the largest of the beetles, with some 15, species known in travel-australia-planning-guide.com addition, almost fossil species have been travel-australia-planning-guide.com: Insecta.

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This monograph on the taxonomy of the Buprestidae (nearly species) that bore in the wood of dead and living trees in Canada and Alaska includes notes on the biology, anatomy and collecting of these beetles.

Keys (in English and French) to the larvae and adults are provided, together with a checklist of the higher taxa. For each taxon, a description and notes on its food plants and Cited by: Blatchley, W.

An illustrated descriptive catalogue of the Coleoptera or beetles (Exclusive of the Rhyncophora) known to occur in Indiana. Blatchley, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Bright, Donald E. The metallic wood-boring beetles of Canada and Alaska (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). The insects and arachnids of Canada. Part Metallic wood-boring beetle, (family Buprestidae), also called Jewel Beetle, any of some 15, species of beetles (insect order Coleoptera), mostly distributed in tropical regions, that are among the most brilliantly coloured insects.

These beetles are long, narrow, and flat, with a tapering abdomen. Wood-boring beetles (Wood Bugs) can attack and damage almost any wood structure.

In our wood-boring beetle treatment guide, you will learn the signs of these insects and how to. Aug 14,  · This bug was found in Brockville Ontario, Canada, while camping by a lake.

He has wings as I did see it fly. Could you please identify it for me. Thanks so kindly. Eva This is a metallic wood-boring beetle (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). Also called jewel beetles because of their often iridescent colours, their larvae (flat-headed [ ].

Disclaimer: Dedicated naturalists volunteer their time and resources here to provide this travel-australia-planning-guide.com strive to provide accurate information, but we are mostly just amateurs attempting to make sense of a diverse natural world.

If you need expert professional advice, contact your local extension office. The various species of wood boring beetles can be identified by the type of evidence and damage that their larvae leave behind. Metallic wood borers, for instance, leave behind long oval holes larger than 6 mm.

After completing the larval stage of development, wood infesting beetles typically grow to be at least 5 cm in size as adults. The term woodboring beetle encompasses many species and families of beetles whose larval or adult forms eat and destroy wood (i.e., are xylophagous).

In the woodworking industry, larval stages of some are sometimes referred to as travel-australia-planning-guide.com three most speciose families of woodboring beetles are longhorn beetles, bark beetles and weevils, and metallic flat-headed borers.

Metallic Wood Borer, member of a large family of beetles known for the metallic sheen of some species and the wood-boring habits of the larvae. They are also called jewel beetles or buprestids. About 14, species of these beetles occur throughout the world, and about species are found in North America.

Metallic Wood Boring Beetles (April 19th, ) April 18, This particular specimen was submitted by a person who thought it came from a pine tree.

The larval stage of these insects chews through dead and dying trees and some species develop in the stems of woody and herbaceous plants. Unlike some insects such as bark beetles that exist.

Developed by the University of Georgia Bugwood Network in cooperation with USDA Forest Service - Forest Health Protection, USDA APHIS PPQ, Georgia Forestry Commission, Texas Forest Service. metallic wood-boring beetle June 25, / in Pest Identification / by Pest Control Canada Beetle found on a hot day early June, Barrie, Ontario, very good flyer, shimmery copper belly.

Identification of wood-boring beetles (Cerambycidae and Buprestidae) intercepted in trade-associated solid wood packaging material using DNA barcoding and morphology and 38 metallic wood. Dec 06,  · Bright DE. () The metallic wood-boring beetles of Canada and Alaska.

The Insects and Arachnids of Canada. Part Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, pp. Bright DE. () The weevils of Canada and Alaska: Volume 1. Coleoptera: Curculionoidea, excluding Scolytidae and travel-australia-planning-guide.com by: Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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Jul 09,  · Hi Bill, We are very excited to post your little hitch-hiker. This is a Metallic Wood Boring Beetle, and we believe it is Buprestis confluenta, a new species for our travel-australia-planning-guide.comic Wood Boring Beetles are much prized by collectors for their beauty.

Aug 29,  · Author of A catalog of Scolytidae and Platypodidae (Coleoptera), The weevils of Canada and Alaska, The bark beetles of Canada and Alaska, Taxonomic monograph of the genus Pityophthorus Eichhoff in North and Central America (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), The metallic wood-boring beetles of Canada and Alaska, The bark and ambrosia beetles of California, The Scolytidae and Platypodidae of.

The "moving wall" represents the time period between the last issue available in JSTOR and the most recently published issue of a journal. Moving walls are generally represented in years. In rare instances, a publisher has elected to have a "zero" moving wall, so their current issues are available.Summary 5 Buprestidae is a family of beetles, known as jewel beetles or metallic wood-boring beetles because of their glossy iridescent colors.

The family is among the largest of the beetles, with some 15, species known in genera. In addition, almost fossil species have been described.Jan 16,  · Longhorned beetles (Cerambycidae) and metallic wood-boring beetles (Buprestidae) account for nearly 30 percent of interceptions associated Cited by: