Phytoecia shokhini, a rare endemic species to Eastern Turkey known from Tunceli environs only, has been described from Munzur Valley National Park (Munzur Vadisi Milli Parkı)
by Denis Kasatkin in 2010 [▽].
|Body length:||♂♂ 10 – 11.8 mm / ♀♀ 11 – 12.5 mm|
|Life cycle:||1 year|
|Host plant:||undetermined Apiaceae plant|
|Distribution:||an endemic species to Eastern Turkey|
The depicted beetle was collected in Munzur Valley (1000-1700 m a.s.l., Tunceli environs, Tunceli province, Turkey) on May 21-22, 2013.
Collected by T.Tichý
A new species of the genus Phytoecia Dejean, 1835 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from Eastern Turkey.
Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 6 (1): 61-62, 2010.