Chrysobothris sexsignata (Say, 1839),

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: 183

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Chrysobothris sexsignata (Say, 1839)


77. Chrysobothris sexsignata (Say, 1839) 

County Records (n = 102): Anoka, Chisago, Cook, Crow Wing, Goodhue, Hennepin, Houston, Olmsted, Pipestone, Ramsey, and Washington  .

Collection Dates: 24 May–11 August.

Minnesota Hosts: Unspecified in collection records. Larval hosts recorded as Acer rubrum  , A. saccharum  , Amelanchier arborea  , Betula alleghaniensis  , B. nigra  , Carya ovata  , Celtis occidentalis  , Fagus sp.  , Fraxinus americana  , F. nigra  , F. pennsylvanica  , Fraxinus quadrangulata Michx.  , Gleditsia triacanthos  , Juglans cinerea  , J. nigra  , Larix laricina  , Picea mariana  , Pinus rigida  , Quercus alba  , Q. bicolor  , Q. macrocarpa  , Q. muehlenbergii  , Tsuga canadensis  , Ulmus rubra  , and Vitis sp.  Adults also on Acer saccharinum  and Sorbus aucuparia  L.

Collection Method: Collected at light, Malaise trap, in Lindgren funnel trap on Pinus banksiana  , and as C. fumipennis  prey.