Comprehensive Description

Read full entry

General Description

Member of the inaequale group (subgenus Bracteon). Largest species in the group, characterized by the braod base of the prothorax and the strong basal margin inside shoulders of elytra. Brassy, inner intervals of eltra, notably the 3rd, and often disc of prothorax, cupreous or purplish, silver spots greenish or golden; 1st antennal segment and tibiae more or less pale. Elytra with only faintest suggestion of transverse basal impression, 4th stria straight. Length 6.0 to 7.5 mm.


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 (CC BY-NC 3.0)

© University of Alberta Museums

Source: University of Alberta Museums

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!