Dorcadion (Cribridorcadion) halepense Kraatz, 1873
ssp. halepense Kraatz, 1873

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: DORCADIINI
Dorcadion halepense halepense
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Body length:9 - 12 mm
Life cycle: 1 year
Adults in:April - June
Host plant:roots of herbaceous plants and grasses
Distribution:South Turkey, Syria

The depicted beetle was collected in South Turkey.

Özdikmen H., Mercan N., and Cihan N.:
A new subspecies of Dorcadion halepense (Kraatz, 1873) from south Turkey (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Munis Entomology & Zoology 7 (1): 604-606, 2012. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Dorcadiini Thomson, 1860
Genus: Dorcadion Dalman, 1817
Subgenus: Cribridorcadion Pic, 1901
Species: Dorcadion (Cribridorcadion) halepense Kraatz, 1873
Subspecies: Dorcadion (Cribridorcadion) halepense halepense Kraatz, 1873