Mimectatina divaricata (Bates, 1884)
ssp. divaricata (Bates, 1884)
[= Parasydonia divaricata (Bates, 1884)]
[= Doius divaricatus (Bates, 1884)

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: DESMIPHORINI

Mimectatina divaricata divaricata
[Photo © Denis G. Kasatkin, click on the picture for 4K resolution]

Mimectatina divaricata divaricata, a nominotypical subspecies occuring in Russian Far East, China, Japan and Korea, has been described from Japan as Sydonia divaricata by Henry Walter Bates in 1884 [▽].

Body length:6 - 9 mm
Life cycle:1 - 2 years
Adults in:May - July
Host plant:polyphagous species
Distribution:Russian Far East, China, Japan and Korea

The depicted beetle was collected in Kunashir Island (Kuril Islands, Sakhalin Oblast, Far Eastern Federal District, Russia).

Bates H.W.:
Longicorn beetles of Japan. Additions, chiefly from the later collections of Mr. George Lewis; and notes on the synonymy, distribution, and habits on the previously known species.
The Journal of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology 18: 205-262, 1884. [download pdf icon]

Miroshnikov A.I.:
Новые и малоизвестные жуки-дровосеки (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) c Дальнего Востока и систематическое положение рода Stenhomalus White, 1855
[ New and Little-Known Long-Horned Beetles (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) from the Soviet Far East and the Taxonomic Position of the Genus Stenhomalus White, 1855. ]
Entomologičeskoe Obozrenie 68: 739-747, 1989. [download pdf icon]

SubfamiliaLamiinae Latreille, 1825
TribusDesmiphorini Thomson, 1860
GenusMimectatina Aurivillius, 1927
SpeciesMimectatina divaricata (Bates, 1884)
SubspeciesMimectatina divaricata divaricata (Bates, 1884)