Anastrangalia sanguinolenta (Linnaeus, 1761)
[= Leptura sanguinolenta Linnaeus, 1761]

Subfamilia: LEPTURINAE  /  Tribus: LEPTURINI

Anastrangalia sanguinolenta
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Body length:8 - 13 mm
Life cycle:2 - 3 years
Adults in:May - August
Host plant:coniferous trees (Picea, Pinus, Abies)
Distribution:Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Transcaucasia

A common species in Europe inhabiting mountainous to sub-mountainous coniferous forests. The beetles on flowers were photographed in Spišská Nová Ves (NE Slovakia) and the female ovipositing into a pine (Pinus nigra) in Jena (Thüringen, Germany).

Collected by M.Hoskovec

Anastrangalia sanguinolenta
Anastrangalia sanguinolenta
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Subfamilia: Lepturinae Latreille, 1802
Tribus: Lepturini Latreille, 1802
Genus: Anastrangalia Casey, 1924
Species: Anastrangalia sanguinolenta (Linnaeus, 1761)