Stenocorus (Anisorus) quercus (Götz, 1783)
ssp. aureopubens Pic, 1908

Subfamilia: LEPTURINAE  /  Tribus: RHAGIINI

Stenocorus quercus aureopubens
[Photo © Lech Kruszelnicki]


Stenocorus quercus aureopubens, an interesting taxon known from Transcaucasia, has been described as Stenocorus quercus var. aureopubens by Maurice Pic in 1908 [▽].

Body length:12 - 20 mm
Life cycle:2 - 3 years
Adults in:May - June
Host plant:polyphagous in deciduous trees
Distribution:Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey [❖], Iran


Depicted beetles were captured in Leninovka in Dedoplistskaro (დედოფლისწყარო) environs (Kakheti region, Georgia) on May 7, 2014.

Collected by Lech Kruszelnicki.


[▽]
Pic M.:
Notes diverses et diagnoses.
Matériaux pour servir à l'étude des Longicornes 7 (1): 2-6, 1908. [download pdf icon]

[❖]
Özdikmen H., Cihan N. and Kaya G.:
A Survey of Turkish Stenocorus Geoffroy, 1762 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) with a New Species Stenocorus (s.str.) guveni.
Pakistan Journal of Zoology 46 (3): 697-706, 2014. [download pdf icon]



 
SubfamiliaLepturinae Latreille, 1802
TribusRhagiini Kirby, 1837
GenusStenocorus Fabricius, 1775
SubgenusAnisorus Mulsant, 1863
SpeciesStenocorus (Anisorus) quercus (Götz, 1783)
SubspeciesStenocorus (Anisorus) quercus aureopubens Pic, 1908