What does Buprestidan mean?

Buprestidan meaning in General Dictionary

One of a tribe of beetles for the genus Buprestis and allied genera often with brilliant metallic colors The larvaelig are borers in timber or beneath bark and so are often extremely destructive to trees

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  • certainly one of a tribe of beetles, of this genus Buprestis and allied genera, frequently with brilliant metallic colors. The larvae tend to be frequently borers in wood, or beneath bark, and often really destructive to woods.

Buprestidan meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) One of a tribe of beetles, of the genus Buprestis and allied genera, usually with brilliant metallic colors. The larvae are often borers in wood, or beneath bark, and therefore are often really destructive to trees.