Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Apomecyna (Apomecyna)

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


Apomecyna (Apomecyna) Dejean, 1821

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

Apomecyna (Apomecyna) Dejean, 1821 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Apomecyna (Apomecyna) has 73 species. The subgenus is the nominate subdivision of Apomecyna, genus ranked in the Apomecynini 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
19,953 sp.
tribe
Apomecynini
1,796 sp.
genus
Apomecyna
77 sp.
subgenus
Apomecyna
73 sp.


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Apomecyna saltator saltator ♀, Apomecynini, Assam
Apomecyna saltator saltator

Apomecynini
Assam
Apomecyna leucosticta ♂, Apomecynini, Sikkim
Apomecyna leucosticta

Apomecynini
Sikkim
Apomecyna cretacea ♀, Apomecynini, Uttar Pradesh
Apomecyna cretacea

Apomecynini
Uttar Pradesh


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

89 species and subspecies

  • Apomecyna acutipennis Kolbe, 1894
  • Apomecyna adspersaria Breuning, 1942
  • Apomecyna alboannulata Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna albovaria Breuning, 1954
  • Apomecyna angolensis Breuning, 1950
  • Apomecyna atomaria Pascoe, 1858
  • Apomecyna binubila binubila Pascoe, 1858
    • Ethiopia • Gamo Goffa, Konso • 2♂1♀ • iv-2002 • lam.#9891, 9892, 9893
    • Kenya • Meru distr., Materi (Mitunguu), 800m • 3lam. dont 1♂ • iv-1987 • lam.#4944, 4945, 9890
    • Kenya • Shimba Hills • 1♂ • vii-1998 • lam.#10198
    • Kenya • Talek river, Masai Mara, 1300m • 1lam. • xii-1997 • lam.#4949
    • Somalia • Benadir Mogadiscio, 7°km • 2lam. • v-1986 • lam.#4942, 4943
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Apomecyna binubila bisignata Breuning, 1952
  • Apomecyna binubila voicola Teocchi & al., 2013
  • Apomecyna bivittata Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna bizonata Breuning, 1969
  • Apomecyna bremeri Breuning, 1982
  • Apomecyna brunnea Hintz, 1919
  • Apomecyna cavifrons Thomson, 1868
  • Apomecyna ceylonica Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna cochinchinensis Breuning, 1982
  • Apomecyna collarti Breuning, 1948
  • Apomecyna corrugata Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna cretacea (Hope, 1831)
    • Uttar Pradesh • Almora • 2♀ • 11-11.5 mm • vii-2003 • lam.#7468, 7469
    • Assam • Manas • 1♀ • 8.5 mm • vi-1995 • lam.#19201
    • Pondicherry • Bahoor • 1♂ • 11 mm • vii-2004 • lam.#7783
    • Pondicherry • Reddiarpalayam, Kamban Nagar • 1♂1♀ • vii-2004 • lam.#7782, 7784
    • Tamil Nadu • Villupuram district, Ponniyar river, Lachabaram • 2♂2♀ • viii-2012 • lam.#15343, 15344, 15345, 15346
    • Tamil Nadu • Villupuram district, Ponniyar river, Thelymaidu • 1♂3♀ • 11 mm • vii-2012, viii-2012 • lam.#15331, 15334, 15335, 15338
    • Tamil Nadu • Villupuram district, Thelymaidu • 3♂ • viii-2012 • lam.#15340, 15341, 15342
    • Thailand • Phrae, Wang Chin, near Wiang Kosai NP • 7♂1♀ • 12.5-16 mm • v-2018 • lam.#20524, 20525, 20526, 20528, 20529, 20530, 20533, 20534
    datas
    picture
  • Apomecyna curticornis Breuning, 1960


Taxa, synonyms

5 taxa refer to Apomecyna (Apomecyna)

  • Apomecyna Dejean, 1821 [ sp. type : Saperda alboguttata Megerle, 1802 ]
  • Mecynapus Thomson, 1858 [ sp. type : Apomecyna parumpunctata Chevrolat, 1856 ]
  • Vocula Lacordaire, 1872 [ sp. type : Vocula irrorata Lacordaire, 1872 ]
  • Pseudalbana Pic, 1895 [ sp. type : Pseudalbana lameerei Pic, 1895 ]
  • Anapomecyna Pic, 1925 [ sp. type : Anapomecyna luteomaculata Pic, 1925 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Apomecyna ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1  : 73, 99 [ cit div ]
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    Apomecyna ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1 : 73, 99 [ cit div ]

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    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Apomecyna ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165  : 344 [ cit key ]
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    Apomecyna ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165 : 344 [ cit key ]

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    • key update element
  • Apomecyna (Apomecyna) ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2  : 574, 578 [ cit div ]
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    Apomecyna (Apomecyna) ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2 : 574, 578 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2  : 573 [ cit key div ]
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    Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2 : 573 [ cit key div ]

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    • description ; key
  • Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 1  : 219 [ cit div ]
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    Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 1 : 219 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Anapomecyna Pic • Mél. exot. Ent. • 1925 • 43  : 29 [ nov ]
  • Pseudalbana Pic • L'Echange • 1895 • 11, 127  : 77 [ nov ]
  • Vocula Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9, 2  : 587 [ nov ]
  • Apomecyna ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2  : 141, 152 [ cit div ]
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    Apomecyna ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2 : 141, 152 [ cit div ]

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    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Apomecyna = Mecynapus ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 45 [ cit ]
  • Apomecyna ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 45, 364 [ cit syn ]
  • Apomecyna ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 70 [ cit ]
  • Mecynapus Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 187 [ nov div ]
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    Mecynapus Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2 : 187 [ nov div ]

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    • description
  • Apomecyna ; Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 187 [ cit ]
  • Apomecyna ; Audinet-Serville • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1835 • 1, 4  : 77 [ cit ]
  • Apomecyna Dejean • Crevot • 1821  : 108 [ nov ]