Acmaeops (Acmaeops) angusticollis (Gebler, 1833)

Subfamilia: LEPTURINAE  /  Tribus: RHAGIINI

Acmaeops angusticollis
[Photo © Lech Kruszelnicki]

Body length:5 - 11 mm
Life cycle:2 years
Adults in:June - August, in Poland mainly in June
Host plant:conifers (Pinus, Picea)
Distribution:from Poland in the west to Siberia, northern China, North Korea and Sakhalin in the east

The depicted beetles were photographed and collected on flowers (Aegopodium podagraria L., Apiaceae) in Puszcza Bialowieska (Bialowieza Forest, Poland) by Lech Kruszelnicki.

Subfamilia: Lepturinae Latreille, 1802
Tribus: Rhagiini Kirby, 1837
Genus: Acmaeops LeConte in Agassiz, 1850
Subgenus: Acmaeops LeConte in Agassiz, 1850
Species: Acmaeops (Acmaeops) angusticollis (Gebler, 1833)