Taxon profile


House Longhorn
Hylotrupes bajulus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Callidium affine Seven
Callidium bajulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Cerambyx bajulus Linnaeus, 1758 o
Cerambyx caudatus DeGeer, 1775
Hylotrupes bajulus var. bullatus (Haldeman, 1847)
Hylotrupes bullatus (Haldeman, 1847)
Hylotrupes inaequalis Casey, 1924
Hylotrupes incertus Casey, 1924
Hylotrupes inequalis Casey, 1924
Hylotrupes koziorowiczii Desbrochers

Other names

= European House Borer
= House Longicorn Beetle
= Old-house Borer




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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Opilo mollis (Linnaeus, 1758), Opilo domesticus (Sturm, 1837)

food: Pinus halepensis Mill. - Aleppo Pine, Pinus sylvestris L. - Scots Pine, Picea abies (L.) H. Karst. - Norway Spruce, Abies alba Mill. - European Silver Fir, Pinus nigra J.F. Arnold - European Black Pine, ...

parasitoid: Doryctes leucogaster (Nees, 1834), Ephialtes manifestator (Linnaeus, 1758), Cryptus dianae Gravenhorst, 1829, Cryptus minator Gravenhorst, 1829, Dolichomitus tuberculatus (Geoffroy, 1785)

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

varietas Hylotrupes bajulus var. scutifer (Voet, 1778)

Hylotrupes bajulus var. scutifer

Links and literature

EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Hylotrupes bajulus]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Hylotrupes_bajulus]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Hylotrupes bajulus (Linnaeus)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [114582]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Hylotrupes bajulus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Monné A. M. (2005): Catalogue of the Cerambycidae (Coleoptera) of the Neotropical Region.Part I. Subfamily Cerambycinae, Magnolia Press [as Hylotrupes bajulus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Monné M. A., Bezark L. G. (2008): Checklist of the Cerambycidae of the Western Hemisphere 2009 [] [as Hylotrupes bajulus (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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Names (not confirmed) - 2


o original combination

i species introduced to area described by check-list

s synantropic species (In area described by check-list dependent on human)