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Metallic Wood-boring Beetle

Chrysochroa vittata

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago
Metallic Wood-boring Beetle
Chrysochroa vittata Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery Collections: GLAHM 139693


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7 Comments

adarsha.joisa
adarsha.joisa 10 years ago

atul, chief, anne, ashish, sachin, yes! it's a wonderful beetle. i was lucky to spot it. :)

Atul
Atul 10 years ago

lovely!

Anne Marie McCaffrey
Anne Marie McCaffrey 10 years ago

Beautiful beetle, nicely photographed as well.

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago

Buprestidae, Chrysochroa vittata, formerly also called Buprestis vittata. YOu have to verify this species, since there are quite a lot around, mostly in Asia/East Asia, but also in India.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Wood Boarer... Lovely spotting..

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 10 years ago

So nice colors,

adarsha.joisa
Spotted by
adarsha.joisa

Karnataka, India

Spotted on May 28, 2012
Submitted on May 28, 2012

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