Induced tree hollows in beech trees (Fagus sylvatica L.) in the Steigerwald (Bavaria, Germany)

Species-list of saproxylic beetles captures in 2009/10 via artificial induced rot holes. Guild = substratum guilds according to Schmidl & Bussler (2004) including species with relation to coniferous tree species; RL D resp. BL BY = RedList-status Germany resp. Bavaria (Germany: Geiser 1998; Bavaria: Schmidl, Bussler & Lorenz 2003), German categories and corresponding IUCN categories.

List of Species

Family Species Guild Coniferous RL D RL BY
Alleculidae Allecula morio (F., 1787) rot hole 3 3
Alleculidae Mycetochara linearis (Ill., 1794) decayed wood
Anobiidae Anobium costatum Arrag., 1830 decayed wood
Anobiidae Dorcatoma dresdensis Hbst., 1792 fungicolous 3
Anobiidae Hedobia imperialis (L., 1767) decayed wood
Anobiidae Ptilinus pectinicornis (L., 1758) decayed wood
Anobiidae Xestobium plumbeum (Ill., 1801) decayed wood
Anthribidae Anthribus albinus (L., 1758) decayed wood
Anthribidae Enedreutes sepicola (F., 1792) decayed wood
Anthribidae Platyrhinus resinosus (Scop., 1763) decayed wood 3
Biphyllidae Diplocoelus fagi Guer., 1844 fungicolous V
Cerambycidae Alosterna tabacicolor (DeGeer, 1775) decayed wood
Cerambycidae Anaglyptus mysticus (L., 1758) fresh wood
Cerambycidae Clytus arietis (L., 1758) fresh wood
Cerambycidae Corymbia scutellata (Fabricius, 1781) decayed wood 3 2
Cerambycidae Leiopus nebulosus (L., 1758) fresh wood
Cerambycidae Prionus coriarius (L., 1758) decayed wood
Cerambycidae Pyrrhidium sanguineum (L., 1758) fresh wood
Cerambycidae Rhagium inquisitor (L., 1758) fresh wood yes
Cerambycidae Rhagium mordax (DeGeer, 1775) fresh wood
Cerambycidae Tetropium castaneum (L., 1758) fresh wood yes
Cerophytidae Cerophytum elateroides (Latr., 1804) decayed wood 2 2
Cerylonidae Cerylon fagi Bris., 1867 decayed wood
Cerylonidae Cerylon ferrugineum Steph., 1830 decayed wood
Cerylonidae Cerylon histeroides (F., 1792) decayed wood
Cholevidae Nemadus colonoides (Kr., 1851) other
Cisidae Cis castaneus Melli‚, 1848 fungicolous
Cisidae Cis dentatus Melli‚, 1848 fungicolous
Cisidae Cis hispidus (Payk., 1798) fungicolous
Cisidae Cis nitidus (F., 1792) fungicolous
Cisidae Ennearthron cornutum (Gyll., 1827) fungicolous
Cisidae Orthocis festivus (Panz., 1793) fungicolous
Cleridae Opilo mollis (L., 1758) decayed wood
Cleridae Tillus elongatus (L., 1758) decayed wood
Colydiidae Cicones variegatus (Hellw., 1792) fungicolous 3
Cryptophagidae Cryptophagus dorsalis Sahlb., 1834 decayed wood 3
Cryptophagidae Cryptophagus micaceus Rey, 1889 other
Curculionidae Acalles camelus (F., 1792) decayed wood
Curculionidae Hylobius abietis (L., 1758) fresh wood yes
Curculionidae Phloeophagus lignarius (Marsh., 1802) decayed wood V
Curculionidae Ruteria hypocrita (Boh., 1837) syn: Acalles decayed wood NA
Curculionidae Stereocorynes truncorum (Germ., 1824) decayed wood
Curculionidae Trachodes hispidus (L., 1758) decayed wood
Dasytidae Dasytes cyaneus (F., 1775) decayed wood
Dermestidae Megatoma undata (L., 1758) other 3
Elateridae Ampedus balteatus (L., 1758) decayed wood yes
Elateridae Ampedus nigrinus (Hbst., 1784) decayed wood
Elateridae Ampedus pomorum (Hbst., 1784) decayed wood
Elateridae Ampedus sanguineus (L., 1758) decayed wood
Elateridae Denticollis linearis (L., 1758) decayed wood
Elateridae Hypoganus inunctus (Lacord., 1835) decayed wood V V
Elateridae Melanotus castanipes (Payk., 1800) decayed wood
Elateridae Melanotus rufipes (Hbst., 1784) decayed wood
Elateridae Procraerus tibialis (Lacord., 1835) rot hole 3 2
Elateridae Stenagostus rhombeus (Ol., 1790) decayed wood 2
Endomychidae Endomychus coccineus (L., 1758) fungicolous
Erotylidae Triplax russica (L., 1758) fungicolous 3
Erotylidae Tritoma bipustulata F., 1775 fungicolous
Eucnemidae Dirhagus lepidus (Rosh., 1847) decayed wood 3
Eucnemidae Eucnemis capucina Ahr., 1812 decayed wood 3 3
Eucnemidae Hylis cariniceps Rtt., 1902 decayed wood 3
Eucnemidae Hylis foveicollis (Thoms., 1874) decayed wood V
Eucnemidae Isorhipis marmottani (Bonv., 1871) fresh wood 2 2
Eucnemidae Isorhipis melasoides (Cast., 1835) fresh wood 3 3
Eucnemidae Melasis buprestoides (L., 1761) fresh wood
Histeridae Abraeus granulum Er., 1839 decayed wood 3
Histeridae Dendrophilus punctatus (Hbst., 1792) other
Histeridae Paromalus flavicornis (Hbst., 1792) decayed wood
Histeridae Plegaderus discisus Er., 1839 fresh wood yes R 3
Latridiidae Enicmus fungicola Thoms., 1868 fungicolous
Latridiidae Enicmus testaceus (Steph., 1830) fungicolous 2
Latridiidae Stephostethus alternans (Mannh., 1844) fungicolous
Leiodidae Agathidium nigripenne (F., 1792) fungicolous
Lucanidae Dorcus parallelipipedus (L., 1758) decayed wood
Lucanidae Platycerus caraboides (L., 1758) decayed wood
Lucanidae Sinodendron cylindricum (L., 1758) decayed wood V 3
Lycidae Dictyopterus aurora (Hbst., 1784) decayed wood
Lycidae Platycis cosnardi (Chevr., 1829) decayed wood yes 3 3
Lymexylonidae Hylecoetus dermestoides (L., 1761) fresh wood
Lymexylonidae Lymexylon navale (L., 1758) decayed wood 3 3
Melandryidae Melandrya barbata (F., 1792) decayed wood 2 2
Melandryidae Melandrya caraboides (L., 1761) decayed wood V
Melandryidae Orchesia minor Walk., 1837 fungicolous
Melandryidae Xylita laevigata (Hell., 1786) decayed wood 3 2
Mordellidae Mordellochroa abdominalis (Fabricius, 1775) decayed wood
Mordellidae Tomoxia bucephala Costa, 1854 decayed wood
Mycetophagidae Litargus connexus (Fourcr., 1785) fungicolous
Mycetophagidae Mycetophagus atomarius (F., 1792) fungicolous
Mycetophagidae Mycetophagus multipunctatus F., 1792 fungicolous 3
Mycetophagidae Mycetophagus piceus (F., 1792) fungicolous V 3
Mycetophagidae Mycetophagus quadriguttatus Mll., 1821 fungicolous
Mycetophagidae Mycetophagus quadripustulatus (L., 1761) fungicolous
Nitidulidae Cychramus variegatus (Herbst, 1792) fungicolous
Nitidulidae Epuraea longula Er., 1845 fresh wood
Nitidulidae Epuraea marseuli Rtt., 1872 fresh wood
Nitidulidae Glischrochilus quadriguttatus (F., 1776) fresh wood
Nitidulidae Glischrochilus quadripunctatus (L., 1758) fresh wood
Nitidulidae Ipidia binotata Rtt., 1875 decayed wood R 1
Nosodendridae Nosodendron fasciculare (Ol., 1790) other 3 3
Pselaphidae Bibloporus bicolor (Denny, 1825) decayed wood
Pyrochroidae Pyrochroa coccinea (L., 1761) decayed wood
Rhizophagidae Rhizophagus bipustulatus (F., 1792) fresh wood
Rhizophagidae Rhizophagus dispar (Payk., 1800) fresh wood
Rhizophagidae Rhizophagus parvulus (Payk., 1800) fresh wood 3
Rhizophagidae Rhizophagus perforatus Er., 1845 fresh wood G
Rhizophagidae Rhizophagus picipes (Ol., 1790) fresh wood 3
Salpingidae Salpingus planirostris (F., 1787) fresh wood
Salpingidae Salpingus ruficollis (L., 1761) fresh wood
Salpingidae Vincenzellus ruficollis (Panz., 1794) fresh wood
Scaphidiidae Scaphisoma agaricinum (L., 1758) fungicolous
Scarabaeidae Cetonia aurata (L., 1761) decayed wood
Scarabaeidae Gnorimus nobilis (L., 1758) rot hole 3 3
Scirtidae Prionocyphon serricornis (Mll., 1821) other G
Scolytidae Crypturgus hispidulus Thoms., 1870 fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Dryocoetes autographus (Ratz., 1837) fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Dryocoetes villosus (F.,1792) fresh wood
Scolytidae Ernoporicus fagi (F., 1778) fresh wood
Scolytidae Gnathotrichus materiarius (Fitch, 1855) fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Hylastes cunicularius Er., 1836 fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Hylurgops palliatus (Gyll., 1813) fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Ips cembrae (Heer, 1836) fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Ips typographus (L., 1758) fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Leperisinus fraxini (Panz., 1799) fresh wood
Scolytidae Pityogenes chalcographus (L., 1761) fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Scolytus rugulosus (Mll., 1818) fresh wood
Scolytidae Taphrorychus bicolor (Hbst., 1793) fresh wood
Scolytidae Tomicus piniperda L., 1758 fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Xyleborus germanus (Blandf., 1894) fresh wood
Scolytidae Xyleborus monographus (F., 1792) fresh wood
Scolytidae Xyleborus peregrinus Eggers, 1944 fresh wood
Scolytidae Xyleborus saxeseni (Ratz., 1837) fresh wood
Scolytidae Xyloterus domesticus (L., 1758) fresh wood
Scolytidae Xyloterus lineatus (Ol., 1795) fresh wood yes
Scolytidae Xyloterus signatus (F., 1787) fresh wood
Scraptiidae Anaspis rufilabris (Gyll., 1827) decayed wood
Scydmaenidae Stenichnus godarti (Latr., 1806) decayed wood
Sphaeritidae Sphaerites glabratus (F., 1792) other
Staphylinidae Dadobia immersa (Er., 1837) decayed wood
Staphylinidae Hapalaraea pygmaea (Payk., 1800) decayed wood 3
Staphylinidae Hesperus rufipennis (Grav., 1802) decayed wood 2 0
Staphylinidae Leptusa fumida (Er., 1839) decayed wood
Staphylinidae Phloeocharis subtilissima Mannh., 1830 decayed wood
Staphylinidae Phloeostiba planus (Payk., 1792) fresh wood
Staphylinidae Phyllodrepa ioptera (Steph., 1834) decayed wood
Staphylinidae Placusa tachyporoides (Waltl, 1838) fresh wood
Staphylinidae Quedius brevicornis Thoms., 1860 other 3
Staphylinidae Quedius xanthopus Er., 1839 decayed wood
Tenebrionidae Bolitophagus reticulatus (L., 1767) fungicolous 3 3
Tenebrionidae Corticeus unicolor (Pill. Mitt., 1783) decayed wood
Tenebrionidae Diaperis boleti (L., 1758) fungicolous
Trogidae Trox perrisii Fairm., 1868 other 1 0
Trogositidae Nemosoma elongatum (L., 1761) fresh wood