Chrysobothris femorata (Olivier, 1790)

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: 182

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Chrysobothris femorata (Olivier, 1790)


68. Chrysobothris femorata (Olivier, 1790)  

County Records (n = 204): Anoka, Chisago, Clearwater, Cook, Dakota, Goodhue, Hennepin, Houston, Lac qui Parle, Lake, Olmsted, Otter Tail, Ramsey, St. Louis , Steele, Washington, Winona, and Wright   .

Collection Dates: 5 May–19 August.

Minnesota Hosts: Adults collected on Larix laricina   and Quercus sp.   Larval hosts recorded as Acer negundo   , A. rubrum   , A. saccharinum   , Amelanchier arborea   , Carpinus caroliniana   , Celtis occidentalis   , Crataegus sp.   , Fraxinus pennsylvanica   , Juglans cinerea   , J. nigra   , Malus sp.   , Populus tremuloides   , Prunus domestica   L., Quercus alba   , Sorbus americana Marsh.   ( Rosaceae   ), Tilia americana   L. var. americana   ( Malvaceae   ), and Ulmus americana   .

Collection Method: On dying L. laricina   , in window traps in damaged Quercus sp.   , in bait trap, breeding cages, at light, Malaise trap, in Lindgren funnel trap on Pinus banksiana   , and as C. fumipennis   prey.