Acmaeops (Acmaeops) septentrionis (C.G. Thomson, 1866)

Subfamilia: LEPTURINAE  /  Tribus: RHAGIINI

Acmaeops septentrionis
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Body length:7 - 10 mm
Life cycle:2 years
Adults in:May - July
Host plant:coniferous trees, but the principal host is Norway spruce (Picea abies)
Distribution:North and montane Central-West Europe, Rumania, Bulgaria, Russia, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia

The depicted beetles were captured on wing in Kyjov (North Bohemia, Czech Republic).

Collected by our friend Martin Švarc

Subfamilia: Lepturinae Latreille, 1802
Tribus: Rhagiini Kirby, 1837
Genus: Acmaeops LeConte in Agassiz, 1850
Subgenus: Acmaeops LeConte in Agassiz, 1850
Species: Acmaeops (Acmaeops) septentrionis (C.G. Thomson, 1866)