Buprestis nuttalli
Location: Bragg Creek, AB
Date: July,  2004
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Buprestis nuttalli

Common Name: Nuttall's Buprestid

Latin Name:  Buprestis nuttalli (Kirby)
                        (R. Bercha, det.)

Length:   13 - 18.5 mm

Range: Alberta

Habitat:  Boreal and mountain conifer forests

Time of year seen: May to September

Diet: Associated with lodgepole pine and white spruce

Other: This beetle has 2 to 6 gold spots on the dorsal side and orange spots on all abdominal sternites.


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