Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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

Alphus

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


Alphus White, 1855

A. White is the author of the original taxon.

Alphus White, 1855 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Alphus has 5 species. The genus is ranked in the Acanthoderini 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
~40,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,936 sp.
tribe
Acanthoderini
574 sp.
genus
Alphus
5 sp.


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for species of Alphus



Group

Alphus

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 5 species


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 (Souza&Monné,2013) • not translated


List of species

5 species

  • Alphus alboguttatus (Melzer, 1935)
  • Alphus capixaba Marinoni & Martins, 1978
  • Alphus marinonii Souza & Monné, 2013
  • Alphus similis Martins, 1985
  • Alphus tuberosus (Germar, 1824)
    • Brazil • 2♂1♀ • lam.#479, 888, 889
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Alphus



Bibliography

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

  • Alphus ; Santos-Silva & al. • Zootaxa • 2016 • 4170, 1  : 166 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Alphus ; Santos-Silva & al. • Zootaxa • 2016 • 4170, 1 : 166 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Alphus ; Machado & Monné • Zootaxa • 2013 • 3693, 2  : 165 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Alphus ; Machado & Monné • Zootaxa • 2013 • 3693, 2 : 165 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Alphus ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282  : 75 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Alphus ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282 : 75 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • remark
  • Alphus ; Souza & Monné • Revta. Bras. Ent. • 2013 • 57, 1  : 9 [ cit key ]
    more info

    Alphus ; Souza & Monné • Revta. Bras. Ent. • 2013 • 57, 1 : 9 [ cit key ]

    General information

    • key
  • Alphus ; Tavakilian & Penaherrera-Leiva • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 2003 • 39, 1  : 17 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Alphus ; Tavakilian & Penaherrera-Leiva • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 2003 • 39, 1 : 17 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description
  • Alphus ; Restello & al. • Revta. Bras. Ent. • 2001 • 45, 4  : 295, 301 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Alphus ; Restello & al. • Revta. Bras. Ent. • 2001 • 45, 4 : 295, 301 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Alphus ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 15, 349 [ cit ]
  • Alphus = Myoxinus ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 337 [ cit ]
  • Alphus ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 10, 337 [ cit div syn ]
  • Alphus White • Cat. Col. Brit. Mus. • 1855 • II, 8  : 375 [ nov div ]
  • Myoxinus White • Cat. Col. Brit. Mus. • 1855 • II, 8  : 364 [ nov div ]
  • Alphus Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1835 • ed. 2, 4  : 337 [ nov ]