Taxon profile


Bee Beetle
Trichodes apiarius (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Cleridae - checkered beetles »  genus Trichodes

Scientific synonyms

Attelabus apiarius Linnaeus, 1758
Trichodes angusticollis Pic, 1902
Trichodes apivore Walckenaer, 1802
Trichodes corallinus Ménétriés, 1832
Trichodes crassipedarius Chevrolat, 1876
Trichodes georgianus Chevrolat, 1874
Trichodes pannonicus Spinola, 1844
Trichodes suturalis Trella, 1924
Trichodes suturifer Corporaal, 1932

Other names

= Bee-eating Beetle
= Checkered Bee Beetle


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

varietas Trichodes apiarius var. apicida Spinola, 1844

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [187157]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Trichodes apiarius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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