Oberea (Amaurostoma) erythrocephala (Schrank, 1776)
ssp. amanica Holzschuh, 1993

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: OBEREINI
Oberea erythrocephala amanica
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Body length:6 - 15 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:May - July
Host plant:Euphorbia
Distribution:an endemic subspecies to SE Turkey [❖]

The depicted beetle was collected in Nurdağı Gecidi (S Turkey).

Özdikmen H. and Cihan N.:
Oberea erythrocephala amanica Holzschuh, 1993 rest. nov. (Cerambycidae: Lamiinae).
Munis Entomology & Zoology 10 (1): 238-240, 2015. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Obereini Thomson, 1864
Genus: Oberea Dejean, 1835
Subgenus: Amaurostoma Müller, 1906
Species: Oberea (Amaurostoma) erythrocephala (Schrank, 1776)
Subspecies: Oberea (Amaurostoma) erythrocephala amanica Holzschuh, 1993