Xanthogaleruca subcoerulescens (Weise, 1884) (Coleoptera : Chrysomelidae), a little-known galerucine from turkey, with a description of the female, additions to the description of the male, and ecological remarks

Gok A. , Aslan E. G. , Aslan B.

ENTOMOLOGICAL NEWS, cilt.118, ss.259-262, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 118 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.259-262


Xanthogaleruca subcoerulescens (Weise, 1884), has been rediscovered recently in southern Turkey. Beetles were found feeding on the leaves of Celtis glabrata Steven ex Planchon (Ulmaceae), leaving behind small, round holes. Redescriptions of the male and female are presented. The spermatheca is illustrated for the first time.