. An illustrated descriptive catalogue of the coleoptera or beetles (exclusive of the Rhynchophora) known to occur in Indiana : with bibliography and descriptions of new species . Beetles. Fig. 298. 1489 (4598). Bupeestis kufipes Oliv., Nat. Hist, des Ins., II, 1801, 10. Elongate. Above green, tinged with brassy, shining; elytra spotted as described in key; an oblique yellow stripe near margin of thorax. Be- neath green, with a median stripe extending from mouth to second ventral segment and a -row of small spots along the sides, bright yellow; legs and last tliree ventral segments purplish-re

. An illustrated descriptive catalogue of the coleoptera or beetles (exclusive of the Rhynchophora) known to occur in Indiana : with bibliography and descriptions of new species . Beetles. Fig. 298. 1489 (4598). Bupeestis kufipes Oliv., Nat. Hist, des Ins., II, 1801, 10. Elongate. Above green, tinged with brassy, shining; elytra spotted as described in key; an oblique yellow stripe near margin of thorax. Be- neath green, with a median stripe extending from mouth to second ventral segment and a -row of small spots along the sides, bright yellow; legs and last tliree ventral segments purplish-re Stock Photo
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. An illustrated descriptive catalogue of the coleoptera or beetles (exclusive of the Rhynchophora) known to occur in Indiana : with bibliography and descriptions of new species . Beetles. Fig. 298. 1489 (4598). Bupeestis kufipes Oliv., Nat. Hist, des Ins., II, 1801, 10. Elongate. Above green, tinged with brassy, shining; elytra spotted as described in key; an oblique yellow stripe near margin of thorax. Be- neath green, with a median stripe extending from mouth to second ventral segment and a -row of small spots along the sides, bright yellow; legs and last tliree ventral segments purplish-red. Thorax one-third wider than long, disk sparsely and coarse- ly punctured; an impressed spot before the scu- tellum. Elytra with narrow, deeply punctured strife; tips bidentate. Length 18-25 mm. (Fig. 298.) Southern halt' of State; scarce. June 10- July 4. One of the most brilliantly colored and handsome of our native beetles. Usu- ally occurs on old beech or maple trees and logs, in the wood of â which the larva; live. B. fasciata Fabr., length 20-23 mm., is a southern species re- corded from Cincinnati. 1490 (4601). Bdpkestis lineata Fab., Ent. Syst, I, 1798, 192. Elongate-oval. Above black, with a brassy tinge; elytra each with four yellowish spots, one sub-basal, one before and another behind the middle, the fourth and smallest subapical; these spots sometimes united to form two broad stripes; beneath dull bronze, the head and front margin of pro- sternum yellowish. Thorax strongly narrowing from base to apex, disk sparsely, irregularly and coarsely punctured. Elytra striate, the strife fine- ly punctate; intervals subconvex, very sparsely and coai-sely punctate; tips bidentate. Length 11-15 mm. Lake County; rare. June 29-July 2r>. 1491 (4606). BupRESTis maculiventris Say, Long's Exped. to vSt. Peters Riv., II, 1824, 272; ibid. I, 178. Elongate-oval. Black, tinged with bras- sy ; front angles of thorax, a small spot above base of antennfe and a row of spots along the

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