Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Classification
  • Region
  • Group
  • Implemented key
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Acartus

Acartus is the scientific name of a group of Lamiinae -also called lamiines or flat-faced longhorned beetles-


Acartus Fahraeus, 1873

O.I. Fahraeus is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Acartus hirtus Fahraeus, 1873.

Acartus Fahraeus, 1873 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Acartus has 6 species plus 3 non-nominal subspecies. The genus is ranked in the Acanthocinini tribe of Lamiinae.


Classification

kingdom
Animalia
~1,200,000 sp.
phylum
Arthropoda
~1,000,000 sp.
class
Insecta
~830,000 sp.
order
Coleoptera
~350,000 sp.
family
Cerambycidae
~35,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
20,037 sp.
tribe
Acanthocinini
1,986 sp.
genus
Acartus
6 sp.


Group

Acartus

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 6 species


Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens

proposed key to select

  • a) Partial key to species adapted from (Breuning,1958) • not translated


List of species

9 species and subspecies (6 species and 3 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Acartus biplagiatus Aurivillius, 1925
    • Somalia, Benadir Afgoi (Mo) • 1♂ • 7 mm • v-1986 • lam.#21633
    • Somalia, Mogadiscio 7km • 1♀ • 7 mm • v-1986 • lam.#21634
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acartus bituberosus Breuning, 1958
  • Acartus hirtus abyssinicus Breuning, 1955
    • Kenya, Meru Distr., Gatunga • 1♂1♀ • 5 mm • v-1987 • lam.#21631, 21632
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acartus hirtus hirtus Fahraeus, 1873
    • Mozambique, Prov. Tete, 25km NE Tete, 250m • 1♀ • 6.5 mm • xii-2005 • lam.#21630
    • Mozambique, Prov. Tete, 15km SE Manje • 1♂ • 5.5 mm • xii-2005 • lam.#21629
    • Zimbabwe, 25km SW of Harare • 1♂ • 6.5 mm • xi-1998 • lam.#21628
    • Zimbabwe, 50km S of Bulawayo, Matobo Nat. Park • 4lam. dont 1♂ • 5.5 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#5106, 5110, 5111, 5112
    • Zimbabwe, Bubi env., Bubi river • 1lam. • xii-1998 • lam.#5107
    • Zimbabwe, Centr., 20km W of Ngezi recre. Park, Kwekwe env. • 1lam. • xi-1998 • lam.#5108
    • Zimbabwe, Centr., 60km SW of Gweru, Shangani env. • 1lam. • xii-1998 • lam.#5109
    datas
  • Acartus penicillatus penicillatus (Aurivillius, 1907)
    • Kenya, Meru Distr., Materi (Mitunguu), mt. 800 • 1♂1♀ • 7.5-8 mm • iv-1987 • lam.#21635, 21636
    • Tanzania, Mikumi N.P., m 800 • 1♀ • 8.5 mm • xii-1989 • lam.#21637
    • Zanzibar, Kiwengwa • 1♀ • 6.5 mm • vii-2004 • lam.#21638
    • Zimbabwe, 50km S of Bulawayo, Matobo Nat. Park • 1♀ • 9.5 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#5104
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acartus penicillatus ruficollis (Breuning, 1981)
  • Acartus penicillatus varii (Breuning, 1981)
  • Acartus rufus Breuning, 1964
  • Acartus subinermis Breuning, 1956
    • Zambia, Lusaka Province, 30km S Lusaka • 1lam. • 4 mm • xii-2002 • lam.#21641
    • Zimbabwe, Matobo N. P., S of Bulawayo • 2lam. dont 1♀ • 4-7 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#21639, 21640
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Acartus

  • Acartus Fahraeus, 1873 [ sp. type : Acartus hirtus Fahraeus, 1873 ]
  • Tetrisse Aurivillius, 1907 [ sp. type : Tetrisse penicillata Aurivillius, 1907 ]


Bibliography

Some citations found in the bibliography excluding lists and catalogs except with nomenclatural act or image or data

  • Acartus Fahraeus • Oefvers. Vet. Ak. Förh. • 1873 • 29, 2  : 50 [ nov ]
  • Tetrisse Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18  : 127 [ nov div ]
    details

    Tetrisse Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18 : 127

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Acartus ; Sama • Appolo Books • 2010 • 6  : 54 [ div ]
    details

    Acartus ; Sama • Appolo Books • 2010 • 6 : 54

    General information

    • remark