Agapanthia asphodeli

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Agapanthia asphodeli
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Agapanthia asphodeli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Cerambycidae
Subfamily: Lamiinae
Genus: Agapanthia
Species: A. asphodeli
Binomial name
Agapanthia asphodeli
Latreille, 1804
Synonyms
  • Agapanthia asphodeli var. mimica Pic, 1927
  • Agapanthia insularis Gautier, 1870
  • Agapanthia reyi Mulsant & Godard, 1870
  • Epoptes asphodeli (Latreille) Gistl, 1857
  • Lamia asphodeli Latreille, 1804
  • Saperda spencei Gyllenhal, 1817

Agapanthia asphodeli is a species of beetle in the Cerambycidae family, that can be found in Algeria, Central, Eastern and Western Europe, Tunisia and Turkey.[1] Just like its cousin Agapanthia villosoviridescens, the species is brown coloured and has yellow lines along the elytron.[2]

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