Laemophloeus monilis (Fabricius, 1787)

Stefanelli, Silvia, Della Rocca, Francesca & Bogliani, Giuseppe, 2014, Saproxylic beetles of the Po plain woodlands, Italy, Biodiversity Data Journal 2, pp. 1106-1106: 1106

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Laemophloeus monilis (Fabricius, 1787)


Laemophloeus monilis (Fabricius, 1787)  

Cucujus monilis   (Fabricius, 1787) - Fauna Europaea (2013)


Type status: Other material. Occurrence: recordedBy: Silvia Stefanelli; individualCount: 1; lifeStage: adult; Taxon: taxonID:; scientificName: Laemophloeusmonilis; order: Coleoptera; family: Laemophloeidae; genus: Laemophloeus; scientificNameAuthorship: Fabricius 1787; Location: country: Italy; stateProvince: Pavia; locality: SIC "Boschi Siro Negri e Moriano" - BN1 ; verbatimElevation: 68 m; verbatimCoordinates: 32T 503258E 5007870N; verbatimCoordinateSystem: UTM WGS 84; decimalLatitude: 45.224312; decimalLongitude: 9.041499; georeferencedBy: Silvia Stefanelli; georeferenceProtocol: GPS; Identification: identifiedBy: Gianfranco Salvato; dateIdentified: 2011 GoogleMaps  


Austria, Belgium, Britain I., Corsica, Croatia, Czech Republic, French mainland, Germany, Hungary, Italian mainland, Poland, Russia South ( Fauna Europaea 2013).


The species lives from the plains to the mountains, but also is found in urban parks. It is found under the bark of various species of broadleaves, mainly oaks, beeches, limes and maples, especially if fungi or Scolytidae   are present ( Fauna Europaea 2013).