Hycleus (Mylabris) scabiosae Olivier, 1811
Kosecobanli, Gulnar, MERSIN ● Turkey
Distribution: Caucasus, European part of South Russia, Central Asia, Kazakhstan, the Balkan Peninsula, Asia Minor, Syria, Iran, Irak, Afghanistan.
It is a widespread species in Turkey. However its population is higher in Southern and Eastern provinces. It has been recorded from 500 m up to 2800 m.
Özbek H., Szaloki D., 1998. A contribution to the knowledge of the Meloidae (Coleoptera) fauna of Turkey along with new records, TÜBİTAK, Tr. J. of Zoology 22, 23-40.