Chlorophorus hubenyi Viktora, 2019

Subfamilia: CERAMBYCINAE  /  Tribus: CLYTINI
Chlorophorus hubenyi
[Photo © P.Viktora]

Chlorophorus hubenyi, an unique endemic species to Kyrgyzstan, has been described according to the only known specimen from Chauvay (South Kyrgyzstan) by Petr Viktora in 2019 [✧].

Body length:11 mm
Life cycle: 2 years [?]
Adults in:[?]
Host plant:elm (Ulmus sp.)
Distribution:an endemic species to South Kyrgyzstan

The depicted female beetle (holotype) was reared from larva found in elm (Ulmus sp.) in Chauvay (Чаувай) village environs (N40°08′ E72°11′; Kadamjay District, Batken Region, Kyrgyzstan) in 2017.

Collected by Pavel Hubený

Viktora P.:
New Chlorophorus species from Palaearctic, Oriental and Australian Region (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Cerambycinae, Clytini).
Folia Heyrovskyana (Series A) 27 (1): 119-163, 2019. [download pdf icon]

Chlorophorus hubenyi
[Photo © P.Viktora]

SubfamiliaCerambycinae Latreille, 1802
TribusClytini Mulsant, 1839
GenusChlorophorus Chevrolat, 1863
SpeciesChlorophorus hubenyi Viktora, 2019