[= Semnosia brevipes (Pic, 1897)]
Subfamilia: LAMIINAE / Tribus: PHYTOECIINI
[Photo © David Navrátil & 8K postprocessing M.Hoskovec]
Mallosia brevipes has been described from "Persia" (Iran) by Maurice Pic in 1897 [▽].
Body length: 15 - 40 mm Life cycle: 1 year Adults in: May - June Host plant: Ferula spp. and Prangos ferulacea Distribution: Armenia, Iran, Turkey
The depicted mounted beetles and live female were collected on the host plant in Saghmosavank (Սաղմոսավանքú) environs (1800-1900 m a.s.l., Ara leř Mt., Aragatsotn Province, Armenia) on May 25 - June 7, 2013. The depicted living male was collected on the host plant (Prangos ferulacea) in Karakurt Bucağı village environs (1450 m a.s.l.; 21 km SE of Sarıkamış, Kars province, East Turkey) on June 9, 2011.
Collected by D.Navrátil and M.Hoskovec
Descriptions de Coléoptères asiatiques de la famille des Cerambycidae.
Bulletin de la Société zoologique de France, Paris 22 (14-15): 188-190, 1897. [download ]
New taxa of the genus Mallosia (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) from Transcaucasia.
Acta Entomologica Bohemoslovaca 87: 363-367, 1990. [download ]
Özdikmen H. and Aytar F.:
Subgeneric arrangement of Mallosia Mulsant, 1862 with three new subgenera, and a new species from Turkey (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Munis Entomology & Zoology 7 (2): 653-662, 2012. [download ]
Mallosia brevipes ♂ [Photo © M.Hoskovec]
Mallosia brevipes ♀ [Photo © David Navrátil]
|Subfamilia||Lamiinae Latreille, 1825|
|Tribus||Phytoeciini Mulsant, 1839|
|Genus||Mallosia Mulsant, 1863|
|Subgenus||Eumallosia Danilevsky, 1990|
|Species||Mallosia (Eumallosia) brevipes Pic, 1897|