Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Acridocephala

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


Acridocephala Chevrolat, 1855

L.A. Chevrolat is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Acridocephala bistriata Chevrolat, 1855.

Acridocephala Chevrolat, 1855 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Acridocephala has 8 species. This genus is ranked in the Lamiini 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
20,096 sp.
tribe
Lamiini
1,530 sp.
genus
Acridocephala
8 sp.


Region

World  [8]

distribution map

Distribution for species of Acridocephala...



Group

Acridocephala  [8]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 8 species...


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Acridocephala nicoletii, ♀, Lamiini, Gabon
Acridocephala nicoletii

Lamiini
Gabon
Acridocephala nubilosa, ♀, Lamiini, Gabon
Acridocephala nubilosa

Lamiini
Gabon
Acridocephala nubilosa, ♂, Lamiini, Gabon
Acridocephala nubilosa

Lamiini
Gabon
Acridocephala nicoletii, ♂, Lamiini, Gabon
Acridocephala nicoletii

Lamiini
Gabon
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key of Acridocephala • see Dillon & Dillon, 1959


List of species

8 species...

8 species

  • Acridocephala alboannulata Breuning, 1936
  • Acridocephala bifasciata Dillon & Dillon, 1959
  • Acridocephala bistriata Chevrolat, 1855
  • Acridocephala densepunctata Breuning, 1938
  • Acridocephala nicoletii Thomson, 1858
    image
    • Gabon, Province de l'Estuaire, Forêt de la Mondah • 1♂2♀ • 19.5-20.5 mm • xi-2017 • lam.#19891, 19892, 19893
    • Gabon, Province de l'Estuaire, PN des Monts de Cristal, Station de Kinguélé • 1♀ • 20 mm • xi-2019 • lam.#21368
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acridocephala nubilosa Breuning, 1938
    image
    • Gabon, Parc National Ivindo, Ipassa • 1♂1♀ • 16-18.5 mm • xi-2017 • lam.#19889, 19890
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Acridocephala pulchra Dillon & Dillon, 1959
  • Acridocephala seriata Jordan, 1903
    • Cameroun • 1♂ • iv-1995 • lam.#2446
    • Cameroun, Awae • 1lam. • xi-1967 • lam.#5752
    • Cameroun, Ebogo • 1♂ • ii-1991 • lam.#3370
    • Cameroun, Ekakan • 1♂2♀ • xii-1993 • lam.#1559, 1560, 1561
    • Haut-Zaire, Buta • 1♀ • lam.#5753
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Acridocephala...

1 taxon refers to Acridocephala

  • Acridocephala Chevrolat, 1855 [ sp. type : Acridocephala bistriata Chevrolat, 1855 ]


Bibliography

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

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

  • Acridocephala Chevrolat • Rev. Mag. Zool. • 1855 • 2, 7  : 287 [ nov ]
  • Acridocephala ; Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 186 [ div ]
    details

    Acridocephala ; Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2 : 186

    General information

    • description
  • Acridocephala ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 112
  • Acridocephala ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 84, 383
  • Acridocephala ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 152 [ div ]
    details

    Acridocephala ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2 : 152

    General information

    • remark
  • Acridocephala ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137  : 384
  • Acridocephala ; Dillon & Dillon • The Coleopts. Bull. • 1959 • 12  : 49 [ key div ]
    details

    Acridocephala ; Dillon & Dillon • The Coleopts. Bull. • 1959 • 12 : 49

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters ; key