Grammoptera (Grammoptera) baudii Sama, 1985
ssp. baudii Sama, 1985

Subfamilia: LEPTURINAE  /  Tribus: LEPTURINI
Grammoptera baudii baudii
[Photo © Petr Jelínek & Michal Hoskovec]

Nominative subspecies of Grammoptera baudii, taxon endemic to Cyprus, has been described by Gianfranco Sama in 1985 [❖].

Body length:4 - 8 mm
Life cycle:1 - 2 years
Adults in:March - April
Host plant:polyphagous in fungi infested branches of deciduous trees (e.g. Quercus)
Distribution:an endemic subspecies to Cyprus

The depicted beetle was beaten from blossoming shrubs of Pistacia terebinthus in Peristerona (Περιστερώνα) village environs (390 m, N34° 59.218′ E32° 29.307′; Paphos District, Cyprus) on April 11, 2008.

Collected by Michal Hoskovec

Sama G.:
Description de Grammoptera baudii sp. n. de Chypre, et de Delagrangeus schurmanni sp. n. des Iles Canaries. (Coleóptera - Cerambycidae).
Biocosme Mésogéen 2 (3): 97-104, 1985. [download pdf icon]

Ambrus R., Grosser W. and Hrbek J.:
Contribution to the knowledge of longhorn beetles from Cyprus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Humanity space International Almanac 3 (2): 173-190, 2014. [download pdf icon]

SubfamiliaLepturinae Latreille, 1802
TribusLepturini Latreille, 1802
GenusGrammoptera Audinet-Serville, 1835
SubgenusGrammoptera Audinet-Serville, 1835
SpeciesGrammoptera (Grammoptera) baudii Sama, 1985
SpeciesGrammoptera (Grammoptera) baudii baudii Sama, 1985