Subfamilia: LAMIINAE / Tribus: PARMENINI
[Photo © David Navrátil]
This endemic Cretan Parmena species, belonging to Parmena pubescens group, was described by Gianfranco Sama in 1986 [❖].
Body length: 6 - 9 mm Life cycle: 1 - 2 years Adults in: April - August Host plant: Euphorbia, Astragalus, Nerium oleander Distribution: endemic species to Crete
The depicted beetles were collected at night on Euphorbia wulfenii in Theriso gorge (322 m a.s.l., Chania region, Crete, Greece) on June 25, 2018.
Collected by David Navrátil
Studi sul genere Parmena Latreille, 1829. III - P. slamai n. sp. di Creta (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae).
Acta Coleopterologica 1: 23-24, 1986. [download ]
Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Parmenini Mulsant, 1839
Genus: Parmena Dejean, 1821
Species: Parmena slamai Sama, 1986