Phytoecia (Helladia) diademata Faldermann, 1837
[= Helladia diademata (Faldermann, 1837)]

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: PHYTOECIINI
Phytoecia diademata
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Body length:8 - 13 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:May - June
Host plant:unknown
Distribution:Armenia, Georgia, North Iran, Turkey

The depicted beetle was collected in Hakkari environs (Hakkari province, SE Turkey).

Collected by M.Rejzek

Sama G.:
Note sur les Helladia Fairmaire, 1864 du groupe pretiosa Faldermann avec description d'une nouvelle race d'Irak.
Biocosme Mesogéen 11: 31-36, 1994. [download pdf icon]

Özdikmen H. and Turgut S.:
An overview on the W-palaearctic subgenus Phytoecia (Helladia) Fairmaire, 1864 with a new subspecies Phytoecia (Helladia) humeralis caneri ssp. n. from Turkey (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae).
Munis Entomology & Zoology 5 (2): 317-343, 2010. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Phytoeciini Mulsant, 1839
Genus: Phytoecia Dejean, 1835
Subgenus: Helladia Fairmaire, 1864
Species: Phytoecia (Helladia) diademata Faldermann, 1837