Taxon profile


Japanese Cedar Longhorned Beetle
Callidiellum rufipenne (Motschulsky, 1861)

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

Scientific synonyms

Callidium rufipenne Motschulsky, 1861 o
Semanotus rufipennis (Motschulsky, 1861)
Palaeocallidium rufipenne (Motschulsky, 1861)


Callidiellum rufipenne - Japanese Cedar Longhorned Beetle

Author: Ken Walker

Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete

Intertaxon relationships

food: Cryptomeria japonica (Thunb. ex L. f.) D. Don - Sugi, Juniperus communis L. - Common Juniper, Thuja occidentalis L. - Eastern Arborvitae, Chamaecyparis obtusa (Siebold & Zucc.) Siebold & Zucc. ex Endl. - Hinoki Cypress, Cryptomeria japonica var. sinensis Miq.

parasitoid: Atanycolus initiator (Fabricius, 1793)

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Callidiellum_rufipenne]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Callidiellum rufipenne (Motschulsky, 1860)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [114566]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Callidiellum rufipenne (Motschulsky, 1860)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Monné M. A., Bezark L. G. (2008): Checklist of the Cerambycidae of the Western Hemisphere 2009 [as Callidium rufipenne Motschulsky, 1860]

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o original combination

i species introduced to area described by check-list