Hologaster kabateki Adlbauer, 2007

Subfamilia: CERAMBYCINAE  /  Tribus: OBRIINI
Hologaster kabateki

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Hologaster kabateki, an endemic species to Oman, has been described from Takwa environs (Oman) by Karl Adlbauer in 2007 [☆].

Body length:7 - 11 mm
Life cycle:1-2 years [?]
Adults in:August - November
Host plant:Vachellia (Acacia)
Distribution:an endemic species to Oman

The depicted beetle was reared from larva found in Vachellia in Wadi Nashib (N17°03′18″ E54°19′53″; 13 m a.s.l., 6km NW Taqah, Dhofar Governorate, Oman) on January 17-18, 2018.

Collected by Petr Kabátek

Adlbauer K.:
Neu Bockkäfer aus der Arabischen Halbsinsel und Afrika (Coleoptera, Disteniidae und Cerambycidae).
Les Cahiers Magellanes 69: 1-21, 2007.

SubfamiliaCerambycinae Latreille, 1802
TribusObriini Mulsant, 1839
GenusHologaster Vinson, 1961
SpeciesHologaster kabateki Adlbauer, 2007