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Buprestidae. (Acmaeodera macra a possibility?) but it doesn't exactly look like that either.
Spotted on a flower at the National Butterfly Center in Mission, Texas.
I would agree, the variation is a little different on this specimen compared to the other ones in the genus.
Thank you Ornithoptera80 for the suggestion. I have doubts about A. amabilis as BugGuide has its easterly extent of range in west Texas. Also it has red and mine doesn't. I'll keep looking.
Spotted on Nov 11, 2020 Submitted on Dec 1, 2020
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