Taxon profile


Saperda octopunctata (Scopoli, 1772)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cerambyx tremulus (Fabricius, 1775)
Leptura octopunctata Scopoli, 1772 o
Lopezcolonia octopunctata (Scopoli, 1772)
Saperda (Argalia) octopunctata (Scopoli, 1772)
Saperda tiliae Schrank, 1798
Saperda tremula Fabricius, 1775
Saperda tremulae (Fabricius, 1775) (misspelling) m

Type taxon of:Saperda (Argalia) Mulsant, 1863 (Leptura octopunctata Scopoli, 1772), Lopezcolonia Alonso-Zarazaga, 1998 (Leptura octopunctata Scopoli, 1772)




Intertaxon relationships

food: Populus tremula L. - European Aspen

Similar species

Saperda punctata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Links and literature

Panzer 1793 [as Saperda tremula]
Alonso-Zarazaga 1998 [as Lopezcolonia octopunctata]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [114008]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Saperda octopunctata (Scopoli, 1772)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): List of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Saperda octopunctata (Scopoli, 1772)]

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Names (not confirmed) - 1


o original combination

m misspelling