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Melanophila acuminata  (De Geer, 1774)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 809198

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Melanophila acuta (Gmelin, 1790)
 
    Melanophila anthaxoides Marquet, 1870
 
    Melanophila appendiculata (Fabricius, 1792)
 
    Melanophila immaculata Mannerheim, 1837
 
    Melanophila longipes (Say, 1823)
 
    Melanophila morio (Fabricius, 1792)
 
    Melanophila obscurata Lewis, 1893
 
    Melanophila opaca LeConte, 1860
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderElateriformia Crowson, 1960  
                                        SuperfamilyBuprestoidea Leach, 1815  
                                           FamilyBuprestidae Leach, 1815 – metallic wood-boring beetle, Jewel Beetles  
                                              SubfamilyBuprestinae Leach, 1815  
                                                 TribeMelanophilini Bedel, 1921  
                                                    GenusMelanophila Eschscholtz, 1829  
                                                       SpeciesMelanophila acuminata (De Geer, 1774)  
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Gayle H., George C. Walters, Jr., R. Dennis Haines, and Charles L. Bellamy  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Catalog and Bibliography of the Buprestoidea of America North of Mexico   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Coleopterists' Society, Special Publication, no. 4   
  Page(s): iv + 274   
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  Reference for: Melanophila acuminata   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    Middle America  
    North America  
    Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
 

 

   

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