Chrysobothris rugosiceps Melsheimer, 1845,

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: 182-183

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Chrysobothris rugosiceps Melsheimer, 1845


75. Chrysobothris rugosiceps Melsheimer, 1845 

County Records (n = 10): Anoka, Cass, Chisago, Clearwater, Houston, Isanti, Wadena, and Washington  .

Collection Dates: 13 May–29 July.

Minnesota Hosts: Unspecified in collection records. Larval hosts recorded as Quercus alba  , Q. macrocarpa  , and Q. velutina  . Adults also on Carya ovata  .

Collection Method: Unspecified and as C. fumipennis  prey.