Pseudosphegestes longitarsus, a very rare endemic species from South and South-East Anatolia (Turkey), has been described by Carolus Holzschuh in 1974 [❖].
|Body length:||6 - 12 mm|
|Life cycle:||2 years|
|Adults in:||June - July|
|Host plant:||oak (Quercus)|
|Distribution:||an endemic species to Turkey|
The depicted mounted beetle was found in pupal cell in dead branch stub remaining on a living Kermes oak (Quercus coccifera) in environs of Karadut village
(Nemrut Dagi National Park, Adiyaman province, Anatolia, SE Turkey) on June 10, 1996 [✧].
Collected by Michal Hoskovec
Neue bockkäfer aus Pakistan, Iran, Anatolien und Mazedonien (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Zeitschrift der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Österreichischer Entomologen 25 (3/4):  1974.
New taxa of Cerambycidae from Turkey and Transcaucasia (Coleoptera)..
Elytron 13: 39-47, 1999.
Rejzek M. and Hoskovec M.:
Cerambycidae of Nemrut Dagi National Park (Anatolia, South-East Turkey).
Biocosme Mésogéen, Nice 15 (4): 257-272, 1999.