Denticollis linearis (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Elateridae)


Colour Variants

Length: 9-12.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? Spring May - July
(Earliest: 2.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Beech Forest

Meadows
Microhabitat:
(Larva)

Dead Angiosperm Wood
Food:
(Larva)

Alnus glutinosa Roots

Betula Roots

Castanea sativa Roots

Quercus robur Roots

Fraxinus excelsior Roots

Insecta
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Salix Roots

Elateridae of the British Isles: Denticollis linearis
Watford Coleoptera Group: Denticollis linearis
Nature Spot: Denticollis linearis
Insektenbox: Denticollis linearis


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