Taxon profile


Brachyta interrogationis (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Leptura interrogationis Linnaeus, 1758 o
Pachyta interrogationis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Evodinus interrogationis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Leptura 12maculata Fabricius, 1781


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The systematic structure of the species in Europe (Danilevsky, 2014; Danilevsky & Peks, 2016) is not accepted for the total lack of peculiar characters.
The use of the proportion between "dark" and "light" forms is beyond the scientific consensus for instituting subspecies.

Intertaxon relationships

food: Geranium sylvaticum L. - Wood Crane's-bill

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Brachyta interrogationis interrogationis (Linnaeus, 1758)

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subspecies Brachyta interrogationis kraatzi Ganglbauer, 1887
subspecies Brachyta interrogationis mannerheimii (Motschulsky, 1860)
subspecies Brachyta interrogationis miroshnikovi Lazarev, 2011
subspecies Brachyta interrogationis russica (Herbst, 1784)
subspecies Brachyta interrogationis shapsugorum Lazarev, 2011
subspecies Brachyta interrogationis zubovi Lazarev, 2016

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [115045]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Brachyta interrogationis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): Červený seznam ohrožených druhů České republiky - Bezobratlí, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Brachyta interrogationis (Linné, 1758)]

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