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Serica brunnea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Serica brunnea)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Coleoptera suborder Polyphaga infraorder Scarabeiformia superfamily Scarabaeoidea family Scarabaeidae subfamily Melolonthinae tribe Sericini subtribe Sericina genus Serica → species Serica brunnea

Species name(s)

Serica brunnea (Linnaeus, 1758) = Melolontha erythrocephala Petagna, 1787 = Serica berardii Luigioni, 1929 = Serica heymesi Hubenthal, 1915 = Scarabaeus fulvescens Geoffroy, 1785 = Scarabaeus fulva Degeer, 1774 = Scarabaeus fulvescens Geoffroy 1785.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  (Serica brunnea)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Длина тела: 8-10 мм. [249]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.


  • Austria, Belgium, Britain I, French mainland, Greek mainland, Italian mainland, Poland, Spanish mainland [10]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.
  • Russia Central Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.
  • Сибирь до Иркутска, Северный Казахстан, Украина Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Жуки грызут листья и почки полевых и садовых культур, личинки — корни травянистых растений, древесных сеянцев и саженцев Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.


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31.01.2016 18:42, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Palaearctic.

31.01.2016 18:15, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Serica brunnea Linnaeus, 1758 → (Linnaeus, 1758).

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