Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Gallery
  • Key to subgroups
  • Implemented key
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Acmocera

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


Acmocera Dejean, 1835

P.F. Dejean is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Lamia compressa Fabricius, 1801.

Acmocera Dejean, 1835 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Acmocera has 8 species plus 1 non-nominal subspecies. The genus is ranked in the Acmocerini 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
20,020 sp.
tribe
Acmocerini
21 sp.
genus
Acmocera
8 sp.


Group

Acmocera

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 8 species


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Acmocera, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Acmocera lutosa, ♀, Acmocerini, Principe
Acmocera lutosa

Acmocerini
Principe
Acmocera conjux conjux, ♀, Acmocerini, Gabon
Acmocera conjux conjux

Acmocerini
Gabon
Acmocera inermis, ♀, Acmocerini, Gabon
Acmocera inermis

Acmocerini
Gabon
Acmocera lutosa, ♀, Acmocerini, Sao Tome
Acmocera lutosa

Acmocerini
Sao Tome
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography • use implemented key in next section



Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens

proposed key to select

  • a) Partial key to species adapted from (Breuning,1956),(Roguet, pers.) • not translated


List of species

9 species and subspecies (8 species and 1 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Acmocera compressa (Fabricius, 1801)
    • Benin • village Akongbere, near Save • 1♂ • 16 mm • iv-2000 • lam.#21613
    • Ivory Coast • Akoupé • 1♀ • 18 mm • i-1990 • lam.#1326
    • Ivory Coast • Yapo • 1♂ • 15.5 mm • xi-1987 • lam.#2525
    • R. D. Congo • Kivu, Irangi, 800m • 1♂ • 16.5 mm • viii-1985 • lam.#12656
    • R. D. Congo • Province N. Kivu, Kanyambi • 1♀ • 14.5 mm • ix-2012 • lam.#21609
    • R. D. Congo • Tumikia, Bandudu • 1♂ • 16.5 mm • v-1989 • lam.#3485
    • Togo • 1♀ • 14 mm • lam.#12655
    • Togo • Kpalime (frontière du Ghana) • 1♀ • 19 mm • iv-1988 • lam.#1288
    datas
  • Acmocera conjux conjux Thomson, 1858
    image
    • Cameroon • 40km N Yaoundé • 1♀ • 16 mm • v-1998 • lam.#10048
    • Cameroon • Mfou • 3♂1♀ • 16.5-18 mm • x-1993 • lam.#2494, 2495, 2496, 2497
    • Gabon • 1♂1♀ • lam.#10049, 10050
    • Gabon • Province de l'Estuaire, Forêt de la Mondah • 1♂2♀ • 16.5-17.5 mm • xi-2017, xii-2017 • lam.#19798, 19799, 19800
    • Ivory Coast • Adiopodoumé • 1♀ • 17 mm • lam.#10047
    • Ivory Coast • Akoupé • 2♂1♀ • i-1990 • lam.#1324, 1325, 1327
    • Ivory Coast • Azagny • 1♂ • 18 mm • xi-1998 • lam.#12660
    • Ivory Coast • Banco • 3♂4♀ • 15-18.5 mm • xi-1998, iv-1999, iii-2003, v-2003, x-2003 • lam.#12661, 12662, 12664, 12665, 12666, 12667, 12668
    • Ivory Coast • Forêt de Banco • 1♂ • x-1986 • lam.#5225
    • Ivory Coast • Grand Lahou • 1♂ • 15 mm • xi-1996 • lam.#3061
    • Ivory Coast • Yapo • 1♂ • 15 mm • v-1999 • lam.#12663
    • R. D. Congo • N. Kivu, Kasuo • 1♂ • 18 mm • ii-2013 • lam.#21617
    • R. P. Congo • Voka • 1♂1♀ • 18 mm • xii-1973, v-1993 • lam.#2996, 12659
    • Tanzania • Morogoro Region, Nguru Mts • 1♂ • 19 mm • ii-2017 • lam.#21611
    • Togo • 1♂2♀ • 15-20 mm • ix-1987 • lam.#571, 1289, 1290
    datas
  • Acmocera conjux picta Jordan, 1903
    • Tanzania • Shinganya Prov., Kahama, ca. 100 km dir. to Nyakanazi, 1200m • 1♀ • 14 mm • xii-2007 • lam.#21614
    • Zambia • Copperbelt, 45km SE Kitwe • 1♂1♀ • 16-18 mm • i-2003 • lam.#12657, 12658
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acmocera flavoguttata Breuning, 1935
  • Acmocera inermis Thomson, 1858
    image
    • Cameroon • Etoudi-Assok (M'Balmayo) • 1♂ • 12 mm • iv-1985 • lam.#12654
    • Cameroon • Province du Centre, Ebogo • 1♂ • 13.5 mm • xi-2013 • lam.#21610
    • Gabon • Parc National Ivindo, Ipassa • 1♀ • 13 mm • xi-2017 • lam.#19795
    • R. D. Congo • Dekese Kasai • 1♂ • 11 mm • lam.#12652
    • R. D. Congo • Kasai, Territoire Dekese • 1♂ • 13 mm • lam.#12651
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acmocera insularis Breuning, 1940
  • Acmocera joveri Lepesme & Breuning, 1952
  • Acmocera lutosa Jordan, 1903
    image
    • Principe • Terreiro Velho • 1♀ • 14.5 mm • v-2017 • lam.#21608
    • Sao Tome • Madalena • 1♀ • 15 mm • iii-2019 • lam.#21298
    • Sao Tome • Monte Café • 1♂ • 15.5 mm • xi-2016 • lam.#21607
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acmocera olympiana Thomson, 1858
    • Cameroon • env. Yaoundé • 1♂ • 18 mm • lam.#12653
    • Cameroon • Obout • 1♂1♀ • 19-19.5 mm • x-1991 • lam.#1275, 1276
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Acmocera

  • Acmocera Dejean, 1835 [ sp. type : Lamia compressa Fabricius, 1801 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Acmocera Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1835 • ed. 2, 4  : 345 [ nov ]
  • Acmocera ; Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 181 [ div ]
    details

    Acmocera ; Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2 : 181

    General information

    • description ; (...)
  • Acmocera ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 110
  • Acmocera ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 57, 369
  • Acmocera ; Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9, 2  : 453 [ div ]
  • Acmocera ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 179 [ div ]
    details

    Acmocera ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2 : 179

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Acmocera ; Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 394, 396 [ key div ]
  • Acmocera ; Breuning & Teocchi • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1979 • 41, A, 2  : 367 [ div ]
  • Acmocera ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282  : 74 [ div ]
    details

    Acmocera ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282 : 74

    General information

    • remark