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Bostrichus capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  Bostrichus capucinus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Coleoptera suborder Polyphaga infraorder Bostrichiformia superfamily Bostrichoidea family Bostrichidae subfamily Bostrichinae tribe Bostrichini genus Bostrichus → species Bostrichus capucinus

Species name(s)

Bostrichus capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758).



This species marks on the maps: 2.

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic, Nearctic.

Имаго  Bostrichus capucinus

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Taxonomy, synonyms and combinations

  • Apate rugosa Fabricius, 1801 = Bostrichus capucinus var. parvulus Gemminger & Harold, 1869 = Bostrichus ruber Geoffroy in Fourcroy, 1785 = Bostrychus capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758) = Bostrychus capucinus var. rubriventris Zoufal, 1894 = Dermestes capucinus Linnaeus, 1758 o [16].


  • Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, China, Crete, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic (Bohemia, Moravia), Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Serbia, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of America [16].
  • Can be found among other places in Lake Elton surroundings. [331].

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Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Evgeny Komarov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

The species characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.



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07.07.2017 10:54, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Palaearctic, Nearctic.

07.07.2017 10:50, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Bostrichus capucinus Linnaeus, 1758 → (Linnaeus, 1758).

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