Deroplia annulicornis (Brullé, 1838)
[= Stenidea annulicornis (Brullé, 1838)]

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: DESMIPHORINI
Deroplia annulicornis
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Deroplia annulicornis is a nocturnal species endemic to Canary Islands. The species is very polyphagous on herbaceous plants, decidous trees and shrubs (e.g. Kleinia neriifolia).

Body length:10 - 20 mm
Life cycle:1 - 2 years
Adults in:December - May
Host plant:polyphagous on herbaceous plants, decidous trees and shrubs
Distribution:a species endemic to Canary Islands

The depicted beetles were collected in Tamaimo NE Puerto de Santiago (Tenerife, Canary Islands).

Collected by M.Rejzek

Sama G.:
Révision du genre Deroplia Dejean, 1835.
Biocosme Mésogéen 110 13 (2): 23-64, 1996. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Desmiphorini Thomson, 1860
Genus: Deroplia Dejean, 1835
Species: Deroplia annulicornis (Brullé, 1838)