Callimus (Callimus) angulatus (Schrank, 1789)
ssp. glabrescens Holzschuh, 1989

Callimus angulatus glabrescens
[Photo © Daniel Rydzi]

Callimus angulatus glabrescens, an endemic subspecies to Crete, has been decribed from Omalos environs by Carolus Holzschuh in 1989 [▽].

Body length:7 - 9 mm
Life cycle:1 - 2 years
Adults in:May - June
Host plant:polyphagous in deciduous trees (Quercus, Acer etc.)
Distribution:an endemic subspecies to Crete

The beetle in the pictures was reared from larva found 2 km SE of Malia (Μάλια; N35°16′07″ E25°28′38″, 200 m a.s.l., Heraklion regional unit, Crete, Greece) on June 28 - July 5, 2018.

Collected by Roman Rejzek

Beschreibung neuer Bockkäfer aus Europa und Asien (Cerambycidae, Col.).
Koleopterologische Rundschau, Wien 59: 153-183, 1989. [download pdf icon]

Callimus angulatus glabrescens
[Photo © Daniel Rydzi]

SubfamiliaCerambycinae Latreille, 1802
TribusHyboderini Linsley, 1940
GenusCallimus Mulsant, 1846
SubgenusCallimus Mulsant, 1846
SpeciesCallimus (Callimus) angulatus (Schrank, 1789)
SubspeciesCallimus (Callimus) angulatus glabrescens Holzschuh, 1989