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Chrysochroa (metallic wood-boring beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Buprestidae

Taxonomy
Chrysochroa was named by Dejean (1833). It is extant. It is the type genus of Chrysochroinae, Chrysochroini.

It was assigned to Buprestidae by Piton (1940); and to Chrysochroina by Bellamy (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1833Chrysochroa Dejean
1940Chrysochroa Piton p. 180
2008Chrysochroa Bellamy

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Coleopterida
orderColeoptera
suborderPolyphagaEmery 1886
infraorderElateriformiaCrowson 1960
superfamilyBuprestoidea
familyBuprestidae()
subfamilyChrysochroinaeLaporte 1835
tribeChrysochroiniLaporte 1835
subtribeChrysochroinaLaporte 1835
genusChrysochroaDejean 1833

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available