Purpuricenus renyvonae Sláma, 2001
ssp. renyvonae Sláma, 2001
[= Purpuricenus baeckmanni Danilevsky, 2007)]

Purpuricenus renyvonae renyvonae
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Purpuricenus renyvonae has been described from South East Bulgaria (Black Sea coast), and is known thus far also from European Turkey, North West Anatolia and Crimea) [✧].

Body length:14 - 21 mm
Life cycle:2 - 3 years
Adults in:May - July
Host plant:unknown
Distribution:Bulgaria, NE Greece, European parto of Turkey, Crimea

The depicted beetle was colected by M.Rejzek in South Bulgaria

Rapuzzi P. and Sama G.:
Revision of the Purpuricenus interscapillatus species - group and allied taxa (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae).
Fragmenta entomologica, Roma 45 (1-2): 143-171, 2013. [download pdf icon]

Sláma M.E.F.:
Purpuricenus renyvonae sp. n. vom Balkan (Coleoptera : Cerambycidae).
Biocosme Mésogéen, Nice 17 (3): 225-238, 2001. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Cerambycinae Latreille, 1802
Tribus: Trachyderini Dupont, 1836
Genus: Purpuricenus Dejean, 1821
Species: Purpuricenus renyvonae Sláma, 2001
Subspecies: Purpuricenus renyvonae renyvonae Sláma, 2001