Paederus (Heteropaederus) fuscipes Curtis, 1826

Della Rocca, Francesca, Stefanelli, Silvia, Cardarelli, Elisa, Bogliani, Giuseppe & Bracco, Francesco, 2021, Contribution to the knowledge of the arthropods community inhabiting the winter-flooded meadows (marcite) of northern Italy, Biodiversity Data Journal 9, pp. 57889-57889: 57889

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Paederus (Heteropaederus) fuscipes Curtis, 1826


Paederus (Heteropaederus) fuscipes Curtis, 1826  


Africa, Asian and European species ( Smetana 2004). In Italy, it is widespread ( Ruffo and Stoch 2005).


Lives in banks, coppiced mixed forests, subalpine bushes ( Rhododendron   ), peat bogs, parks, cultivated riverbanks, permanent meadows, lakeshore with Phragmitetum   , marshy areas ( Phragmitetum   , Caricetum   ), wetlands, floodplain forests, damaged marshy areas, rural settlements, uncultivated areas, riverbanks, wetlands near source and vineyards ( Zanetti et al. 2016).