Paramallosia afghanica Fuchs, 1955
/ Tribus: PHYTOECIINI
[Photo © David Navrátil]
Paramallosia afghanica, very rare and not so well known species of monotypic genus Paramallosia Fuchs, 1955, was described by
Austrian entomologist Ernst Fuchs from Afghanistan (Tarapas valley/ترپس, Koh-i-Baba Mts., Bāmīān province) in 1955 [❖].
|Body length:||18 - 23 mm|
|Life cycle:||1 year|
|Distribution:||species endemic to Afghanistan [✧]|
The depicted beetle was collected in Waras village environs (2500 m a.s.l., Panjab district, Bāmīān province, Afghanistan) on June 25, 2016.
Collected by Oleg Pak
The 3rd Danish Expedition to Central Asia, Zoological Result 17. Cerambycidae (Insecta) aus Afghanistan.
Videnskebelige meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorik Forening 5: 271-274, 1955.
Catalogue of Afghanistan Longhorn beetles (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) with two descriptions of new Phytoecia (Parobereina Danilevsky, 2018) from Central Asia.
Humanity space - International Almanac 8 (2): 104-140, 2019.
Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Phytoeciini Mulsant, 1839
Genus: Paramallosia Fuchs, 1955
Species: Paramallosia afghanica Fuchs, 1955