Batocera rufomaculata

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Batocera rufomaculata
Batocera rufomaculata (DeGeer, 1775) (3833120393).jpg
Batocera rufomaculata.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Cerambycidae
Subfamily: Lamiinae
Genus: Batocera
Species:
B. rufomaculata
Binomial name
Batocera rufomaculata
(De Geer, 1775)
Synonyms
  • Cerambyx rufomaculatus DeGeer, 1775
  • Cerambyx rubiginosus Voet, 1778 (Unav.)
  • Cerambyx cruentatus Gmelin, 1790

Batocera rufomaculata is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae. It was described by Charles De Geer in 1775. It is known from China, Israel, India, Jordan, Lebanon, Laos, Mauritius, Malaysia, Madagascar, Myanmar, Puerto Rico, Pakistan, Réunion, Syria, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Barbados, Bangladesh and the Virgin Islands.[1] It feeds off of Ficus carica, Carica papaya, Mangifera indica, and Shorea robusta. It can be parasitically infected by Avetianella batocerae.

At Kanjirappally, India
Ventral view

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Batocera rufomaculata". BioLib.cz. Retrieved 8 September 2014.