Subfamilia: CERAMBYCINAE / Tribus: CALLIDIINI
[Photo © David Navrátil & 8K postprocessing M.Hoskovec]
Ropalopus nataliyae is rare, in maples developing endemic Iranian species, recently described by Mikhail Danilevsky and Yuri Skrylnik from mountains in Golestan province [❖].
Body length: 15 - 20 mm Life cycle: 2 - 3 years [?] Adults in: May - June Host plant: maples (Acer spp.) Distribution: an endemic species to Iran
The depicted beetles were collected in Kīnj (كينج) village environs (1550-1600 m a.s.l, Kojur district, Nowshahr county, Māzandarān province, Iran) in May 18, 2019.
Collected by D.Navrátil and P.Jelínek
Danilevsky M.L. and Skrylnik Yu.E.:
Two new Longicorn (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) species from Iran.
Humanity space International Almanac 3 (4): 690-694, 2014. [download ]
Karpiński L., Szczepański W.T. & Kruszelnicki L.:
Revision of the Ropalopus ungaricus/insubricus group (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Callidiini) from the western Palaearctic region.
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society XX: 1–41, 2020. [download ]
[Photo © P.Jelínek]
|Subfamilia||Cerambycinae Latreille, 1802|
|Tribus||Callidiini Mulsant, 1839|
|Genus||Ropalopus Mulsant, 1839|
|Subgenus||Ropalopus Mulsant, 1839|
|Species||Ropalopus (Ropalopus) nataliyae Danilevsky & Skrylnik, 2014|