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Xylotrechus smei (Castelnau & Gory, 1841): its presence in western palaearctic region and description of the pupa

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2004
Authors:F. Vitali
Journal:Doriana, Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria

The pupa of Xylotrechus smei (Laporte & Gory, 1841) is described and illustrated for the first time.The presence in West-Palaearctic region of such Oriental cerambycid, erro-neously recorded by previous authors as Xylotrechus stebbingi Gahan, 1906, is proved; the key by Chrepanov (1988) for the identification of the pupae of Western-European Xylotrechus-species is adapted.

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