Dorcadion (Cribridorcadion) czegodaevi Danilevsky, 1992

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: DORCADIONINI
Dorcadion czegodaevi
[Photo © Denis G. Kasatkin, click on the picture for 4K resolution]

Dorcadion czegodaevi, a rare Dorcadion-species endemic to Azerbaijan, has been described by Mikhail Leontievich Danilevsky in 1992 [❖].

Body length:9.4 - 13.8 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:April - May
Host plant:roots of herbaceous plants and grass
Distribution:an endemic species to Azerbaijan

The depicted beetle was collected on the ground in low vegetation on Besh Barmag Mountain (Siyazan district, Azerbaijan) on April 28, 2013.

Collected by Denis G. Kasatkin

Danilevsky M.L.:
New species of Cerambycidae from Transcaucasia with some new data (Insecta: Coleoptera)..
Senckenbergiana Biologica 72 (1/3): 107-117, 1992. [download pdf icon]

SubfamiliaLamiinae Latreille, 1825
TribusDorcadionini Swainson, 1840
GenusDorcadion Dalman, 1817
SubgenusCribridorcadion Pic, 1901
SpeciesDorcadion (Cribridorcadion) czegodaevi Danilevsky, 1992