Taxon profile


Agapanthia cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cerambyx cardui Linnaeus, 1767 o
Eucrius cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)
Saperda cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)
Segmentaria cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)
Agapanthia (Agapanthia) cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)
Saperda coerulescens Petagna, 1787
Agapanthia cardui var. grossa Pic, 1891
Agapanthia cardui pannonica (Kratochvíl, 1985 )
Agapanthia pannonica Kratochvil, 1985
Agapanthia subacutalis Chevrolat, 1882


Intertaxon relationships

food: Valeriana officinalis L. - Common Valerian, Centranthus ruber (L.) DC. - Red Valerian, Knautia arvensis (L.) J.M. Coult. - Field Scabious, Carduus nutans L. - Musk Thistle, Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn. - Milk Thistle, ...

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

varietas Agapanthia cardui var. consobrina Chevrolat, 1840

Agapanthia cardui var. consobrina

varietas Agapanthia cardui var. marginalis Mulsant, 1839
varietas Agapanthia cardui var. nigroaenea Mulsant, 1839

Agapanthia cardui var. nigroaenea

varietas Agapanthia cardui var. peragalli Mulsant, 1862

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [114163]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Agapanthia cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)]
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 (Agapanthia) cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)]
Data retrieved on: 13 February 2020

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