Chalcophora virginiensis (Drury, 1770),

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: 181

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Chalcophora virginiensis (Drury, 1770)


63. Chalcophora virginiensis (Drury, 1770) 

County Records (n = 143): Anoka, Beltrami, Carlton, Cass, Clearwater, Cook, Crow Wing, Itasca, Lake, Morrison, Pine, Stearns, Wadena, and Wright.

Collection Dates: 16 May–5 October.

Minnesota Hosts: Adults collected on Larix laricina  , Pinus resinosa  , and P. strobus  . Larval hosts recorded as P. rigida  and P. strobus  .

Collection Method: On L. laricina  and Pinus sp.  and in Lindgren funnel trap on P. banksiana  baited with alpha-pinene and bark beetle pheromones.