Xylotrechus (Xylotrechus) polyzonus (Fairmaire, 1888)
[= Clytus polyzonus Fairmaire, 1888]
[= Xylotrechus jeholensis Kano, 1935]

Subfamilia: CERAMBYCINAE  /  Tribus: CLYTINI
Xylotrechus polyzonus
[Photo © Kirill V. Makarov, click on the picture for 4K resolution]

Xylotrechus polyzonus, a colorful East-Palaearctic species distributed in Russian Far East, China and Korea, has been described from Beijing environs (China) as Clytus polyzonus by Léon Marc Herminie Fairmaire in 1888 [❖].

Body length:10 - 14 mm
Life cycle:2 years
Adults in:June - August
Host plant:polyphagous in deciduous trees
Distribution:Russian Far East, China, Korea

Depicted mounted beetle was beaten from oak (Quercus sp.) in Anisimovka (Анисимовка) village environs (300 m a.s.l., Shkotovsky district, Primorsky krai, Russia) on August 3, 2012.

Collected by S.Alekseyenko

Fairmaire L.M.H.:
Les Coléoptères des environs de Pékin (2e Partie).
Revue d'Entomologie, Caen 7: 111-160, 1888. [download pdf icon]

Han Y. and Lyu D.:
Taxonomic Review of the Genus Xylotrechus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae) in Korea with a Newly Recorded Species.
Korean Journal of Applied Entomolology 49 (2): 69-82, 2010. [download pdf icon]

Cherepanov A.I.:
Cerambycidae of Northern Asia, Volume 2 - Cerambycinae Part II.
Amerind Publishing, New Delhi: 354pp [pages 66-68], 1988. [download pdf icon]

SubfamiliaCerambycinae Latreille, 1802
TribusClytini Mulsant, 1839
GenusXylotrechus Chevrolat, 1860
GenusXylotrechus Chevrolat, 1860
Species Xylotrechus (Xylotrechus) polyzonus (Fairmaire, 1888)