Pogonocherus anatolicus, a species known from Turkey, Syria and Cyprus, has been described from Adalia environs (Turkey) by Karl Daniel and Josef Daniel in 1898 [▽].
This rare species develops in recently dead twigs and branches of a variety of pine (Pinus spp.) tree species.
|Body length:||4 - 6 mm|
|Life cycle:||2 years|
|Adults in:||March - July|
|Host plant:||various pine (Pinus spp.) species|
|Distribution:||Turkey, Syria and Cyprus [❖]|
The depicted beetle was reared from larva found in pine twig collected in Kemer environs (Antalya province, Turkey) in 2013.
Collected by A. Márkus
Daniel K. And Daniel J.:
Zwanzig neue Arten aus dem paläarktischen Faunengebiet..
Coleopteren-Studien 2 (7): 61-82, 1898.
Ambrus R., Grosser W. and Hrbek J.:
Contribution to the knowledge of longhorn beetles from Cyprus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Humanity space International Almanac 3 (2): 173-190, 2014.