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Metallic Wood-boring Beetle

Anthaxia quercata

Description:

Tiny fly-like beetle with opaque, iridescent green wings.

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3 Comments

freelancing
freelancing 9 years ago

Thanks for the ID!

bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago

Buprestidae? Anthaxia sp? Looks similar to Anthaxia quercata, but I am not sure:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/12722/bgim...
http://bugguide.net/node/view/521484/bgi...

mjgierke
mjgierke 9 years ago

This is some kind of borer beetle

freelancing
Spotted by
freelancing

Kaufman, Texas, USA

Spotted on May 6, 2012
Submitted on May 6, 2012

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