Taxon profile


Great Capricorn Beetle
Cerambyx cerdo Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Cerambycidae - longhorn beetles »  genus Cerambyx »  subgenus Cerambyx

Scientific synonyms

Cerambyx heros Scopoli, 1763
Cerambyx heres Scopoli, 1763 (misspelling) m
Hamaticherus heros (Scopoli, 1763)
Hammaticherus heros (Scopoli, 1763)
Cerambyx luguber Voet, 1778
Cerambyx cerdo var. major Linnaeus, 1758 o

Other names

= Cerambyx Longicorn

Temporal range:Pleistocene - recent


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Cerambyx cerdo acuminatus Motschulsky, 1852
subspecies Cerambyx cerdo cerdo Linnaeus, 1758

Cerambyx cerdo cerdo - 000010000111

subspecies Cerambyx cerdo iranicus Heyrovský, 1951
subspecies Cerambyx cerdo mirbeckii (Lucas, 1842)

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m misspelling

o original combination

species extinct in area described by check-list

i species introduced to area described by check-list