Iberodorcadion (Hispanodorcadion) molitor (Fabricius, 1775)
ssp. molitor (Fabricius, 1775)

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: DORCADIONINI
Iberodorcadion molitor molitor

[Photo © Sergei O. Kakunin]

Body length:10 - 14 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:April - June
Host plant:roots of grasses
Distribution:France, Spain

The depicted male beetle (14 mm) was collected in Dent de Rez plateau (720 m a.s.l., 4 km N of Saint-Remèze, Ardeche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France) on May 18, 2010.

Collected by J.Bldault

SubfamiliaLamiinae Latreille, 1825
TribusDorcadionini Swainson, 1840
GenusIberodorcadion Breuning, 1943
SubgenusHispanodorcadion Vives, 1976
SpeciesIberodorcadion (Hispanodorcadion) molitor (Fabricius, 1775)
SubspeciesIberodorcadion (Hispanodorcadion) molitor molitor (Fabricius, 1775)