Protaetia [Cetonia, Potosia] cuprea (Fabricius 1775) (Family Cetoniidae)

Length: 14-24.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - September
(Earliest: 25.5)

Attractant Chemicals
Monoterpenoids Geraniol
Phenolics Anethole, Methyl Eugenol, Phenylethanol

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Meadows
Food:
(Larva)

Formica polyctena Wastes

Compost
Food:
(Adult)

Several Asteraceae Pollen, Flowers

Angelica sylvestris Pollen

Rosa canina Pollen, Flower

Crataegus Pollen, Flower

Sambucus nigra Pollen, Flower

Insektenbox: Kupfer-Rosenkäfer


Pictures © 2003, 2004 J.K. Lindsey

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