Pachyschelus purpureus purpureus (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: 185

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Pachyschelus purpureus purpureus (Say, 1833)


96. Pachyschelus purpureus purpureus (Say, 1833) 

County Records (n = 3): Hennepin and Ramsey. Collection Dates: 20–25 May. Minnesota Hosts: Unspecified in collection records. Larval hosts recorded as Geranium maculatum  L. ( Geraniaceae  ) and Lespedeza sp.  Adults also on Carya sp.  , Fraxinus americana  , and Juglans nigra  . Collection Method: In poplar woods.