Actenodes acornis (Say, 1833)

Hallinen, Marie J., Steffens, Wayne P., Schultz, Jennifer L. & Aukema, Brian H., 2021, The Buprestidae (Coleoptera) of Minnesota, with a Discussion of the Emerald Ash Borer, Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire, The Coleopterists Bulletin 75 (1), pp. 173-190: 175

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Actenodes acornis (Say, 1833)


2. Actenodes acornis (Say, 1833)  

New State Record: Washington County, Tilsen Park, Oakdale , 44.99993°N, — 92.96669°W, 22 July 2014, B. Kuehn., collected at C. fumipennis   nesting site. Two undated MN specimens without county information; identified in 1922 GoogleMaps   .

County Records (n = 17): Anoka, Dakota, Goodhue, Hennepin, Olmsted, Ramsey, and Washington   .

Collection Dates: 6 June–4 August.

Minnesota Hosts: Unspecified in collection records. Larval hosts recorded as Acer rubrum   L., Acer saccharum Marsh.   ( Sapindaceae   ), Betula nigra   L. ( Betulaceae   ), Carya ovata (Mill.) K. Koch   ( Juglandaceae   ), Fagus grandifolia Ehrh.   ( Fagaceae   ), and Quercus velutina Lam.   Adults also on Quercus prinoides Willd.  

Collection Method: Cerceris fumipennis   prey.


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