Taxon profile


Swollen-thighed Beetle
Oedemera nobilis (Scopoli, 1763)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - Insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Oedemeridae - false blister beetles »  genus Oedemera »  subgenus Oedemera

Scientific synonyms

Cantharis nobilis Scopoli, 1763


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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Tilloidea transversalis (Charpentier, 1825), Trichodes alvearius (Fabricius, 1792)

food: Senecio jacobaea L. - Common Ragwort

Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 2

varietas Oedemera nobilis var. coerulea (Linnaeus, 1767)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [124432]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Oedemera nobilis (Scopoli, 1763)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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