Taxon profile


Golden-bloomed Grey Longhorn
Agapanthia villosoviridescens (DeGeer, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cerambyx villosoviridescens DeGeer, 1775 o
Agapanthia (Epoptes) villosoviridescens (DeGeer, 1775)
Agapanthia acutipennis Mulsant, 1862
Saperda angusticollis Gyllenhal in Schönherr, 1817
Agapanthia angusticollis (Gyllenhal, 1817)
Saperda latreillei Fisher, 1806
Cerambyx lineatocollis Donovan, 1797
Agapanthia lineatocollis (Donovan, 1797)
Saperda lineatocollis (Donovan, 1797) (misspelling) m
Cerambyx villoso-viridescens DeGeer, 1775 (misspelling) m




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10-22 mm

Intertaxon relationships

food: Senecio hercynicus Herborg, Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop. - Creeping Thistle, Cirsium palustre (L.) Scop. - Marsh Thistle, Eupatorium cannabinum L. - Hemp-agrimony, Urtica dioica L. - Common Nettle, ...

parasitoid: Bracon intercessor Nees, 1834

Included taxa

Number of records: 1

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [114186]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Agapanthia villosoviridescens (De Geer, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Zahradník P. (2017): Seznam brouků (Coleptera) České republiky a Slovenska, Lesnická práce, s.r.o. [as Agapanthia (Epoptes) villosoviridescens (DeGeer, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 13 February 2020

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