Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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

Agelasta (Mesolophus)

Agelasta (Mesolophus) is the scientific name of a group of Lamiinae -also called lamiines or flat-faced longhorned beetles-


Agelasta (Mesolophus) Gahan, 1895

C.J. Gahan is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Mesolophus humeralis Gahan, 1895.

Agelasta (Mesolophus) Gahan, 1895 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Agelasta (Mesolophus) has 10 species. The subgenus is a subdivision of Agelasta, genus ranked in the Mesosini 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
21,864 sp/ssp.
tribe
Mesosini
669 sp/ssp.
genus
Agelasta
99 sp/ssp.
subgenus
Mesolophus
10 sp.


Key to subgroups

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

  • key of Agelasta (Mesolophus) • see Breuning, 1938


Implemented key

proposed key to select

  • a) Partial key to species adapted from (Breuning,1938) • not translated


List of species

10 species

  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) annamana Breuning, 1956
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) birmanensis (Breuning, 1935)
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) cameroni Breuning, 1978
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) dayremi Breuning, 1938
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) densemarmorata Breuning, 1968
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) humeralis (Gahan, 1895)
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) marmorata (Pic, 1927)
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) pici Breuning, 1938
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) striata Hüdepohl, 1990
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) yunnana Chiang, 1963


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Agelasta (Mesolophus)

  • Mesolophus Gahan, 1895 [ sp. type : Mesolophus humeralis Gahan, 1895 ]
  • Samiomimus Pic, 1927 [ sp. type : Samiomimus marmoratus Pic, 1927 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Mesolophus Gahan • Ann. Mus. Civ. Genova • 1895 • 34  : 56 [ nov ]
  • Samiomimus Pic • Mél. exot. Ent. • 1927 • 49  : 36 [ nov div ]
    details

    Samiomimus Pic • Mél. exot. Ent. • 1927 • 49 : 36

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
    • new taxon/name
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 9 (46-49)  : 381, 383 [ key div ]
    details

    Agelasta (Mesolophus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 9 (46-49) : 381, 383

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key
  • Agelasta (Mesolophus) ; Rondon & Breuning • Pacif. Ins. Monograph. • 1970 • 24  : 336, 339 [ div ]
    details

    Agelasta (Mesolophus) ; Rondon & Breuning • Pacif. Ins. Monograph. • 1970 • 24 : 336, 339

    General information

    • distinctive characters


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