Rutpela [Leptura, Strangalia] maculata (Poda 1761) (Family Cerambycidae)


Colour Variants

Couple

Length: 13-20mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? (2-3 Years) May - June May - August
(Earliest: 3.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Wet Meadows

Hedge Rows

Beech Forest

Wet Forest
Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous Wood Borer)

Dead Angiosperm Wood
Food:
(Adult)

Several Apiaceae Pollen

Cirsium arvense Pollen

Leucanthemum vulgare Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:

Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Longhorn Beetles of the Western Palaearctic Region: Rutpela maculata
Watford Coleoptera Group: Rutpela maculata
Nature Spot: Rutpela maculata
Insektenbox: Gefleckter Schmalbock


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