Phytoecia (Phytoecia) annulipes Mulsant & Rey, 1863
[= Phytoecia icterica annulipes Mulsant & Rey, 1863]

Subfamilia: LAMIINAE  /  Tribus: SAPERDINI
Phytoecia annulipes
[Photo © M.Hoskovec]

Phytoecia (Phytoecia) annulipes has been regarded again as a valid species, not only subspecies of Phytoecia icterica, and redescribed by Mikhail Danilevsky in detail in 2008 [❖].

Body length:6 - 10 mm
Life cycle:1 year
Adults in:February - July (depends from the country)
Host plant:unknown
Distribution:an endemic species to Turkey (Kastamonu, Bolu, Erzurum, Kars, Afyon, Yozgat, Çorum, Kütahia, Ankara, Osmaniye, Aksaray, Kahramanmaras provinces)

The depicted beetle was collected in South Turkey.

Collected by M.Rejzek

Danilevsky M.L.:
Two new species of Phytoecia Dejean, 1835 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from Armenia.
Eversmannia (Entomological Research in Russia and adjacent Regions) 15-16: 6-16, 2008. [download pdf icon]

Subfamilia: Lamiinae Latreille, 1825
Tribus: Saperdini Mulsant, 1839
Genus: Phytoecia Dejean, 1835
Subgenus: Phytoecia Dejean, 1835
Species: Phytoecia (Phytoecia) annulipes Mulsant & Rey, 1863