Phytoecia (Helladia) millefolii (Adams, 1817)
ssp. millefolii (Adams, 1817)

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: SAPERDINI
Phytoecia millefolii millefolii
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]
Phytoecia millefolii millefolii
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Body length:6 - 12 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:April - June
Host plant:Inula sp. (Asteraceae)
Distribution:Bulgaria, Iran, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine

The depicted beetles in were collected on leaves of an unknown Asteraceae plant in the plateaus under summit of Nemrut Dagi Mt. (Adiyaman prov., Anatolia, SE Turkey). [❖]

Collected by M.Hoskovec

Rejzek M. and Hoskovec M.:
Cerambycidae of Nemrut Dagi National Park (Anatolia, South-East Turkey).
Biocosme Mésogéen, Nice 15 (4): 257-272, 1999. [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]

Phytoecia millefolii millefolii
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Saperdini Mulsant, 1839
Genus: Phytoecia Dejean, 1835
Subgenus: Helladia Fairmaire, 1864
Species: Phytoecia (Helladia) millefolii (Adams, 1817)
Subspecies: Phytoecia (Helladia) millefolii millefolii (Adams, 1817)