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Adrastus rachifer (Fourcroy, 1785)

Synonym
  • Elater rachifer Geoffroy, 1785
  • Adrastus pusillus (Fabricius, 1801)
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Detail
Beetle in length 3-4 mm. Adrastus pallens's upperbody is in dark colors with oranges, yellow. Adrastus rachifer species has yellow legs and antennaes. That is rarely found near the Kent coast. That eats broad leave tree's foliage, their imago insects grows in July and June.
Book reference
  • Król Ż. Fauna koleopterologiczna Janowa pod Lwowem // Sprawozdanie Komisyi Fizyjograficznej. – Kraków, 1877. – 11. – S.33-63.
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Biota
Eukaryota
Animalia
Eumetazoa
Arthropoda
Hexapoda
Insecta
Coleoptera
Elateridae