A taxonomic correction on the subspecific arrangement of Dorcadion nobile Hampe, 1852 (Cerambycidae: Dorcadioninae)


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Özdikmen H.

Munis Entomology & Zoology, vol.17, no.2, pp.1176-1179, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Journal Name: Munis Entomology & Zoology
  • Journal Indexes: BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, EBSCO Legal Source
  • Page Numbers: pp.1176-1179
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The paper presents a taxonomic discussion on diagnostic characters of Dorcadion nobile elazigi Fuchs & Breuning, 1971, Dorcadion holzschuhi Breuning, 1974 and Dorcadion konradi Bernhauer & Peks, 2012. Accordingly, Dorcadion nobile elazigi Fuchs & Breuning, 1971 is accepted. In addition, Dorcadion holzschuhi Breuning, 1974 is accepted as a separate subspecies, Dorcadion nobile holzschuhi Breuning, 1974 stat. nov. Also, Dorcadion konradi Bernhauer & Peks, 2012 syn. nov. is accepted as a synonym of Dorcadion nobile holzschuhi Breuning, 1974 under priority.