Clytus (Clytus) schneideri Kiesenwetter, 1879
ssp. schneideri Kiesenwetter, 1879
[= Clytus robertae Mineau et Teocchi, 1986]

Subfamilia: CERAMBYCINAE  /  Tribus: CLYTINI
Clytus schneideri schneideri


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Clytus schneideri, a species occuring in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Israel and NE Turkey, has been described from Borjomi (Georgia) environs by Ernest August Hellmuth von Kiesenwetter in 1879 [✧].

Body length:6 - 11 mm
Life cycle:2 years [?]
Adults in:May - July
Host plant:Quercus spp.
Distribution:Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Israel, NE Turkey [❖]


The depicted beetle was collected 4 km SWW of Çeltikdüzü village (N40°53′58″ E41°26′40″; 750 m a.s.l., Yusufeli district, Artvin province, Turkey) on June 18, 2014.

Collected by Walter Grosser


[✧]
Kiesenwetter E.A.H. in Schneider O. and Leder H.:
Beiträge zur Kenntniss der kaukasischen Käferfauna.
W. Burkart, Brünn [1878]: 360pp, 1879. [download pdf icon]

[❖]
Özdikmen H., Turgut S.:
A synopsis of Turkish Clytus Laicharting, 1784 and Sphegoclytus Sama, 2005 with zoogeographical remarks (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae).
Munis Entomology & Zoology Journal 4 (2): 353-370, 2009. [download pdf icon]



 
SubfamiliaCerambycinae Latreille, 1802
TribusClytini Mulsant, 1839
GenusClytus Laicharting, 1784
SubgenusClytus Laicharting, 1784
SpeciesClytus (Clytus) schneideri Kiesenwetter, 1879
SubspeciesClytus (Clytus) schneideri schneideri Kiesenwetter, 1879