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Buprestidae family

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Beetles known as jewel beetles  (also known as metallic wood-boring beetles) are part of the Buprestidae family.   They have a fancy name due to the fact that many have glossy iridescent colors.  It is one of the biggest beetle family with some 15,000 species known in 450 genera.

Chrysochroinae subfamily

 

Afrophorella - Callopistus - Catoxantha - Chalcophora - Chalcophoropsis - Chalcopoecila - Chalcotaenia - Chrysaspina - Chrysaspis - Chrysochroa - Cyalithus - Cyphogastra - Demochroa - Dicercomorpha - Ectinogonia - Ephidelus - Euchroma - Evides - Haplotrinchus - Hypoprasis - Lampetis - Lampropepla - Megaloxantha - Metataenia - Micropistus - Ovalisia - Paracupta - Parataenia - Philocteanus - Polybothris - Pseudhyperantha - Pseudotaenia - Psiloptera- Steraspis

Buprestidae Misc. tribe

 

Agrilus - Amblysterna - Belionota - Bellamyola - Calodema - Castiarina - Chrysobothris - Cisseicoraebus - Cisseis - Conogonatha - Coraebosoma - Curis - Dactylozodes - Epistomentis - Julodis - Melobasis - Metaxymorpha - Obenbergerula - Polyctesis - Pseudobelionota - Pygicera - Sternocera - Stigmodera - Strigoptera - Temognatha - Thrincopyge - Tyndarus

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