Chrysobothris rugosiceps Melsheimer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) found in Washington state

Richard L. Westcott, Wyatt Williams, Glenn Kohler

Abstract


Chrysobothris rugosiceps Melsheimer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) is reported from Washington State from a single specimen caught in a Lindgren funnel trap. Clearly this represents an exotic to the region, as the closest known occurrence of this native U.S.A. species is in the Dakotas.

Keywords


Lindgren funnel, detection, exotics, woodborers.

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