Taphrocerus schaefferi (Nicolay and Weiss, 1920),

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: 186

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Taphrocerus schaefferi (Nicolay and Weiss, 1920)


108. Taphrocerus schaefferi (Nicolay and Weiss, 1920) 

New State Record: Houston County, 21 May 1938, H. E. Miliron.

County Records (n = 2): Anoka and Houston.

Collection Dates: 21 May–15 July.

Minnesota Hosts: Unspecified in collection records. Larval hosts recorded as Cyperus sp.  and Cyperus esculentus  L. ( Cyperaceae  ). Adults also on Carex vulpinoidea Michx.  ( Cyperaceae  ).

Collection Method: Unspecified.