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St. John´s wort root borer (Agrilus hyperici)


St. Johns wort root borer
St. Johns wort root borer
Agrilus hyperici
Agrilus hyperici

Agrilus (Agrilus) hyperici
Common namesSt. John´s wort root borer, St John´s wort rootborer
German namesJohanniskraut-Schmalprachtkäfer, Johanniskraut-Prachtkäfer
AuthorCreutzer, 1799
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (Germany, Scandinavia (Sweden), Fennoscandia (Finland)), West Europe (Austria, France, Benelux (Belgium, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain)), Central Europe (Hungary, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Bulgaria, Greece, Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia), Bosnia and Herzegovina))
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey))
Oceania
Australasia
Australia
America
North America
USA
Africa
Southern Africa
Republic South Africa


Ecozones: Palaearctic

Distribution by Synonymus:
Agrilus elatus   Republic South Africa
CountriesAustralia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, USA
Links and ReferencesAgrilus hyperici in itis.gov
Agrilus hyperici in dyntaxa.se
Agrilus hyperici in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderElateriformia
SuperfamilyBuprestoidea
Metallic wood-boring beetles, Metallic Wood Boring Beetles, Jewel Beetles
FamilyBuprestidae
Jewel beetles, Metallic wood-boring beetles, Flatheaded borers, Flat-headed wood-borers, Metallic wood borers
SubfamilyAgrilinae
TribeAgrilini
SubtribeAgrilina
GenusAgrilus
SubgenusAgrilus
Specieshyperici
Agrilus hyperici
St. John´s wort root borer, St John´s wort rootborer
AuthorCreutzer, 1799
 
Synonyms
Agrilus catalonicus
Agrilus elatus
Agrilus hofferi
Agrilus impressus
Agrilus prasinus
Agrilus pseudohyperici
Agrilus reyellus
Agrilus stepaneki
Agrilus sulcifer
Buprestis hyperici
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Keywords
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German Flag Johanniskraut-Prachtkäfer
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