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Protaetia speciosissima (Scopoli, 1786)

Имаго  Protaetia speciosissima


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Coleoptera suborder Polyphaga infraorder Scarabeiformia superfamily Scarabaeoidea family Scarabaeidae subfamily Cetoniinae tribe Cetoniini subtribe Cetoniina genus Protaetia subgenus Cetonischema → species Protaetia speciosissima

Species name(s)

Protaetia (Cetonischema) speciosissima (Scopoli, 1786) = Scarabaeus speciosissima Scopoli 1786. [10]



This species marks on the maps: 2.

Имаго  Protaetia speciosissima

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Taxonomy, synonyms and combinations

  • Cetonia speciossima (Scopoli, 1786) = Potosia speciosissima (Scopoli, 1786) = Protaetia (Cetonischema) aeruginosa (Drury, 1770) = Scarabaeus speciosissimus Scopoli, 1786 = Scarabaeus viridis Füssli, 1786 = Scarabaeus viridis germanus Voet, 1766-1778 = Cetonischema aeruginosa (Drury, 1773) = Potosia aeruginosa (Linnaeus, 1767) = Protaetia aeruginosa (Linnaeus, 1767) = Scarabaeus aeruginosus (Linnaeus, 1767) [16].

Subspecies of Protaetia speciosissima


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10.07.2017 13:22, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Protaetia aeruginosa (Linnaeus, 1767) → Protaetia speciosissima (Scopoli, 1786).

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