Anatolobrium eggeri Adlbauer, 2004

Subfamilia: CERAMBYCINAE  /  Tribus: OBRIINI

Anatolobrium eggeri
[Photo © Harald Schillhammer]

Anatolobrium eggeri has been described as a new genus and species by Adlbauer [❖] from the southern Taurus Mts. (1200 m, 30 km NW Alanya, Antalya province, Southern Turkey; 14.- 28.7.2001). The type series consists of specimens attracted to a light trap and consequently no further data on the biology of this very interesting species is available at the moment. Hüseyin Özdikmen reported this species (museum collection) with following locality: Antalya, between Alanya-Çayarası plateau, Sarımut bridge env., N36° 37’ E32° 23’, 12.8.2001 [✧].

Body length:8 - 10 mm
Life cycle:unknown
Adults in:July - August
Host plant:unknown
Distribution:a species endemic to Turkey

Collected by Manfred Egger

Adlbauer K.:
Eine neue Obriini-Art aus der Türkei (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Koleopterologische Rundschau 74: 419–421, 2004. [download pdf icon]

Özdikmen H., Okutaner A.Y.:
A very interesting longicorn beetle, Anatolobrium eggeri Adlbauer, 2004, from Turkey (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Munis Entomology & Zoology Journal 1 (1): 169-170, 2006. [download pdf icon]

SubfamiliaCerambycinae Latreille, 1802
TribusObriini Mulsant, 1839
GenusAnatolobrium Adlbauer, 2004
SpeciesAnatolobrium eggeri Adlbauer, 2004