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Jewel beetle - Buprestidae
Jewel beetle - Buprestidae
Metallic wood-boring beetle
Metallic wood-boring beetle
Buprestidae - Anthaxia podolica
Buprestidae - Anthaxia podolica

Genera715
Species25.324
Common namesJewel beetles, Metallic wood-boring beetles, Flatheaded borers, Flat-headed wood-borers, Metallic wood borers
German namesPrachtkäfer
Dutch namesPrachtkevers
Danish namesPragtbiller
Finnish namesJalokuoriaiset
Swedish namesPraktbaggar
AuthorLeach, 1815
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
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Ecozones:

Palaearctic
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Fossils:

Cenozoic
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World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesBuprestidae in bie.ala.org.au
Buprestidae in faunaeur.org
Buprestidae in itis.gov
Buprestidae in dyntaxa.se
Buprestidae in Wikipedia (English)

Further chapters of "Jewel beetles"
- Anthaxia podolica
- Coraebus rubi
- St. Johns wort root borer
- Agrilus angustulus
- Agrilus pratensis
- Anthaxia cichorii
Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Jewel beetle - Buprestidae
2. Metallic wood-boring beetle
3. Buprestidae - Anthaxia podolica
Quick search: Buprestidae - Beetle - Metallic - Bugs - Wood - Podolica
Jewel - Anthaxia
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderElateriformia
SuperfamilyBuprestoidea
Metallic wood-boring beetles, Metallic Wood Boring Beetles, Jewel Beetles
FamilyBuprestidae
Jewel beetles, Metallic wood-boring beetles, Flatheaded borers, Flat-headed wood-borers, Metallic wood borers
AuthorLeach, 1815
 
Synonyms
Buprestides (Leach, 1815)
Schizopodidae (Leconte, 1859)
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Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Prachtkäfer
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