Poecilimon ornatus (Schmidt, 1850)

Skejo, Josip, Rebrina, Fran, Szövényi, Gergely, Puskás, Gellért & Tvrtković, Nikola, 2018, The first annotated checklist of Croatian crickets and grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Ensifera, Caelifera), Zootaxa 4533 (1), pp. 1-95: 25

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Poecilimon ornatus (Schmidt, 1850)


32. Poecilimon ornatus (Schmidt, 1850)  = šareni ljuskokrili konjic

First faunistic record for Croatia: Brunner von Wattenwyl 1878

Also recorded as: Barbitistes Fieberi Ullrich in Fieber, 1853  ( Frauenfeld 1861)

Distribution in Croatia: Common in the Dinaric Alps, but recorded also on Medvednica Mt. in Pannonian Croatia (Tvrtković VII.2013). Present in Istria and Kvarner with adjacent islands. Hitherto no records exist from Dalmatia and Dubrovnik area.

Distribution in Europe: Western Balkan Peninsula from Northern Italy and Southern Austria to Northern Greece ( Hochkirch et al. 2016).