Taxon profile


Garden Foliage Beetle
Phyllopertha horticola (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Scarabaeidae - scarabs »  genus Phyllopertha

Scientific synonyms

Anomala horticola
Scarabaeus horticola Linnaeus, 1758 o

Other names

= Garden Chafer


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 1

varietas Phyllopertha horticola var. ustulatipennis A. Villa & G. B. Villa, 1833

Phyllopertha horticola var. ustulatipennis

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [247224]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Phyllopertha horticola (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Phyllopertha_horticola]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Phyllopertha horticola (Linnaeus)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Juřena D, Týr V. (2008): Checklist of Scarabaeoidea (Coleoptera) of the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Klapalekiana, 44 (Suppl.): 3-15 [as Phyllopertha horticola (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 25 June 2016

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