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Hazelnut and Walnut Twig Borer

Oberea linearis

Description:

It is a beetle that belongs to the longhorn beetles (Cerambycidae; also known as long-horned beetles or longicorns). Its body length it is between 11 and 15 mm. Life cycle is completed in 2 years. Adults can be seen from May - July. Similarly to most (if not all) of other Lamiinae, Oberea linearis feeds to sexually maturate. Adults of this species feed on lateral veins of young hazel leaves, creating a typical pattern.

Habitat:

Host plants: Corylus, Juglans, Ulmus. Distribution: Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Turkey.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Jopy
Jopy 7 years ago
Hazelnut and Walnut Twig Borer
Oberea linearis Hasel-Linienbock – Wikipedia


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2 Comments

Jopy
Jopy 7 years ago

pomalo sam počela pamtiti gdje koju bubu vidim, pa sam ga odmah našla :D

injica
injica 7 years ago

Hvala ti :))) ovo je bas lijepo da si mi olaksala muke ;D

injica
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injica

Croatia

Spotted on May 30, 2013
Submitted on May 31, 2013

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