Rhacocleis germanica (Herrich-Schäffer, 1840)


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Habitat:
Rhacocleis germanica occurs at dry forest edges and xerothermic steppe-like areas that are mixed with dry shrub and rocks or stones.

Life cycle:
Rhacocleis germanica occurs from July to October and usually lives near the ground or in the low shrub.

Remarks:
Rhacocleis germanica occurs in Southern France, Italy and from southern Austria through the Balkans to Greece.

Rhacocleis germanica is today often listed in the genus Pterolepis.



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