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Cardinal beetle - Pyrochroa coccinea
Cardinal beetle - Pyrochroa coccinea


Pyrochroa coccinea
Pyrochroa coccinea
Cardinal beetle - front view
Cardinal beetle - front view
Pyrochroa coccinea - side view
Pyrochroa coccinea - side view
Cardinal beetle - lower view
Cardinal beetle - lower view

Pyrochroa coccinea
Common namesBlack-headed Cardinal beetle, Cardinal beetle
German namesScharlachroter Feuerkäfer, Feuerfliege, Feuerkäfer
Dutch namesZwartkopvuurkever
Danish namesKardinalbille, Sorthovedet kardinalbille
Finnish namesPunahelokuoriainen
Swedish namesStor kardinalbagge
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1761
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (North England (Northwest England (Cheshire)))))), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia))), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), East Europe (Belarus)
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey))
Russia
Caucasus
North Caucasus (Northwest Caucasus)


Ecozones: Palaearctic

CountriesAustria, Belarus, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Asida cobosi
Links and ReferencesPyrochroa coccinea in dyntaxa.se
Pyrochroa coccinea in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Cardinal beetle - Pyrochroa coccinea
2. Pyrochroa coccinea
3. Cardinal beetle - front view
4. Pyrochroa coccinea - side view
5. Cardinal beetle - lower view
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderCucujiformia
SuperfamilyTenebrionoidea
Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles, Fungus Beetles
FamilyPyrochroidae
Fire-coloured beetles, Fire-colored beetles, Cardinal beetles, Fire beetles
SubfamilyPyrochroinae
GenusPyrochroa
Cardinal beetles
Speciescoccinea
Pyrochroa coccinea
Black-headed Cardinal beetle, Cardinal beetle
AuthorLinnaeus, 1761
 
Synonyms
Cantharis coccinea
Pyrochroa sanguinea
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Keywords
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