Dorcadion (Cribridorcadion) anatolicum Pic, 1900

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: DORCADIINI
Dorcadion anatolicum
[Photo © P.Jelínek & M.Hoskovec]

Dorcadion anatolicum, a Dorcadion species endemic to Turkey, has been described by Maurice Pic from Konya environs (Turkey) in 1900 [❖].

Body length:12 - 15 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:April - June
Host plant:roots of herbaceous plants and grass
Distribution:species endemic to Turkey

The depicted beetles were collected in Akşehir environs (Konya province, Central Anatolia, Turkey) in April 1973.

Collected by W.Heinz

Pic M.:
Matériaux pour servir à l'étude des Longicornes 3 (1): 11-16, 1900. [download pdf icon]

Breuning S.:
Revision der Dorcadionini (Col. Ceramb.)
Abhandlungen und Berichte aus dem staatlichen Museum für Tierkunde in Dresden 27: 1-666, 1962. [download pdf icon]

SubfamiliaLamiinae Latreille, 1825
TribusDorcadiini Thomson, 1860
GenusDorcadion Dalman, 1817
SubgenusCribridorcadion Pic, 1901
SpeciesDorcadion (Cribridorcadion) anatolicum Pic, 1900