Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Coleoptera > Family: Buprestidae > Genus: Melanophila > Species: Melanophila acuminata

Melanophila acuminata (De Geer, 1774)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Buprestis acuta Gmelin, 1788
Melanophila anthaxoides Marquet, 1876
Buprestis appendiculata Fabricius, 1794
Melanophila appendiculata Laporte & Gory, 1837
Melanophila assimilis LeConte, 1850
Melanophila immaculata Mannerheim, 1837
Buprestis longipes Say, 1823
Buprestis morio Paykull, 1799
Melanophila obscurata Lewis, 1893
Melanophila opaca LeConte, 1859
Melanophila pecchiolii Laporte & Gory, 1839
Apatura rugata LeConte, 1857

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