Phytoecia (Pilemia) serriventris Holzschuh, 1984

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: PHYTOECIINI
Phytoecia serriventris
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]
Body length:9 - 13 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:May - June
Host plant:unknown
Distribution:a species endemic to Bulgaria

The depicted beetles were collected by M.Rejzek in Lubimec near Harmanli (SE Bulgaria).

Holzschuh C.:
Beschreibung neuer Arten aus der unmittelbaren Verwandtschaft von Phytoecia (Pilemia) tigrina (Cerambycidae, Col.).
Koleopterologische Rundschau, Wien 57: 167-175, 1984.

Özdikmen H. and Turgut S.:
An overview on the palaearctic subgenus Phytoecia (Pilemia) Fairmaire, 1864, with a new species Phytoecia (Pilemia) samii sp. n. from Turkey (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae).
Munis Entomology & Zoology 5 (1): 90-108, 2010. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Phytoeciini Mulsant, 1839
Genus: Phytoecia Dejean, 1835
Subgenus: Pilemia Fairmaire, 1863
Species: Phytoecia (Pilemia) serriventris Holzschuh, 1984