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Spilostethus saxatilis


Spilostethus saxatilis
Spilostethus saxatilis
Spilostethus saxatilis - Lygaeidae
Spilostethus saxatilis - Lygaeidae

Spilostethus saxatilis
Subspecies1
Common namesCretan Soldier Beetle
German namesKnappe
French namesPunaise à damier
AuthorScopoli, 1763
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia)), Bulgaria, Greece, Albania), East Europe (Ukraine)
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Cyprus))
Russia
Africa
North Africa
Tunisia


Ecozones: Palaearctic, Afrotropical

Distribution by Synonymus:
Lygaeus saxatilis   Belgium, Netherlands
CountriesAlbania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine
Links and ReferencesSpilostethus saxatilis in faunaeur.org
Spilostethus saxatilis in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Spilostethus saxatilis
2. Spilostethus saxatilis - Lygaeidae
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderHemiptera
Hemipterans, True bugs, Cicadas, Aphids, Hoppers, Allies, Bugs
SuborderHeteroptera
True bugs, Bugs, Gerrids
InfraorderPentatomomorpha
SuperfamilyLygaeoidea
FamilyLygaeidae
Milkweed bugs, Seed bugs, Ground bugs, Chinch bugs, Groundbugs
SubfamilyLygaeinae
GenusSpilostethus
Milkweed bugs
Speciessaxatilis
Spilostethus saxatilis
Cretan Soldier Beetle
AuthorScopoli, 1763
 
Synonyms
Lygaeus saxatilis
 
Subspecies
Spilostethus saxatilis lusitanicus
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Keywords
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