Gyascutus fulgida

Nelson, G. H., 2000, A revision of the subtribe Hippomelanina, part II: Gyascutus (Gyascutus) LeConte (Coleoptera: Buprestidae), Journal of Natural History 34 (12), pp. 2251-2292: 2253

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Gyascutus fulgida


G. fulgida   ) are elongate-slender and slightly to distinctly swollen toward the base. In ®ve species ( G. granulatus   , G. carolinensis   , G. dianae   , G. allenrolfeae   and G. jeanae   ) the male genitalia are lanceolate in shape; in G. paragranulatus   they are simply elongate; and in G. paci   W cus they are elongate and weakly narrowed at the middle.

The ovipositors of all the species are elongate and simple, without excessive setae, and are not useful diagnostic features.