Ectobius vittiventris

Hristov, Georgi H. & Chobanov, Dragan P., 2016, An annotated checklist and key to the Bulgarian cockroaches (Dictyoptera: Blattodea), Zootaxa 4154 (4), pp. 351-388: 356

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4154.4.1

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scientific name

Ectobius vittiventris
status

 

Ectobius vittiventris   (Costa, 1847)

Figures 8 View FIGURES 1 – 16 , 22 View FIGURES 17 – 30 , 46 View FIGURES 41 – 53 , 59 View FIGURES 54 – 71

Ectobius vitiventer   Costa: 1. Ramme 1951: 37, 42.

Ectobius vittiventris   Costa: 2. Peshev 1964: 108 (partim) • 3. Peshev 1975: 93 (partim) • 4. Bey-Bienko 1950: 192 • 5. Princis 1971: 1050 • 6. Harz & Kaltenbach 1976: 233 • 7. Popov & Chobanov 2004: 252.

Notes to the literature data. After the current revision most of the material reported by Peshev (1962, 1964, 1974, 1975) and Peshev & Mařan (1963) as E. vittiventris   was referred to E. erythronotus erythronotus   .

Distribution in Bulgaria ( Fig. 75 View FIGURE 75 ): The species occurs in the southern lowland parts of Bulgaria –Stroma valley and the surrounding mountains, Eastern Rhodope Mts, Strandzha Mts., and along the Black Sea coast up to 1000 m alt. Likely to be found also in Sakar Mt. and the Southern parts of the Upper Thrace Plain. It inhabits deciduous forests and scrubs and keeps in the leaf litter and on the plant branches.

Studied material. 332 specimens (236 adults, 96 nymphs) and 1 ootheca.

General distribution. Apennine and Balkan Peninsula through northern Anatolia to the North Caucasus. In the last decades the species expands its range northwards through Central Europe ( Switzerland and Germany)   . Recently it has been recorded from southwestern Slovakia ( Vidlička 2014) and found in Vienna   , Austria (Hristov, unp.).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Blattodea

Family

Ectobiidae

Genus

Ectobius

Loc

Ectobius vittiventris

Hristov, Georgi H. & Chobanov, Dragan P. 2016
2016
Loc

Ectobius vitiventer

Ramme 1951: 37
1951
Loc

Ectobius vittiventris

Popov 2004: 252
Harz 1976: 233
Princis 1971: 1050
Bey-Bienko 1950: 192
1950