Attagenus posticalis Fairmaire, 1879

Abdel-Dayem, Mahmoud S., Fad, Hassan H., El-Torkey, Ashraf M., Elgharbawy, Ali A., Aldryhim, Yousif N., Kondratieff, Boris C., A, 2017, The beetle fauna (Insecta, Coleoptera) of the Rawdhat Khorim National Park, Central Saudi Arabia, ZooKeys 653, pp. 1-78: 36

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Attagenus posticalis Fairmaire, 1879


Attagenus posticalis Fairmaire, 1879 

World distribution.

Africa: MR, NE, SD, SN. Asia: AE, IL, OM, QA, SA, SY, YE. Europe: ES. North Africa: DZ, EG, MA, TN. The distribution is updated from Háva (2013).

General distribution.


Local distribution.

EP ( Háva 2011); RI ( Alqarni et al. 2015; Al Dhafer et al. 2016).

Collecting month and method.

Frequent species. The adults were collected by BV, SW, VC and PT on branches/under canopies of Acacia ehrenbergiana  , Acacia gerrardii  , Calotropis procera  , Rhazya stricta  and Ziziphus nummularia  through IV-X.