Parmena meregallii Sama, 1984
[= Parmena balteus meregallii Sama, 1984; ❖]

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: PARMENINI
Parmena meregallii
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]
Body length:4 - 6 mm
Life cycle:1 - 2 years
Adults in:adults hatch in March and as in other Parmena live for many months
Host plant:Helleborus, Hedera helix, Ficus carica
Distribution:central and north-eastern Spain and south-eastern France

The depicted beetles were collected near Taulis NW Céret (South France, Pyrenées-Orientales).

Collected by M.Rejzek and V.Čelikovský

Sama G.:
Studi sul genere «Parmena» Latreille, 1829 (Coleoptera Cerambycidae) (Prima parte).
Rivista piemontese di Storia naturale 5: 205-230, 1984. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Parmenini Mulsant, 1839
Genus: Parmena Dejean, 1821
Species: Parmena meregallii Sama, 1984