Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Biobessa albopunctata

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


Biobessa albopunctata (Breuning, 1935)

S. Breuning is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Kenya.

Biobessa albopunctata (Breuning, 1935) is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Biobessa genus ranked in the Crossotini 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
20,006 sp.
tribe
Crossotini
396 sp.
genus
Biobessa
3 sp.
species
albopunctata


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Biobessa albopunctata, ♂, Crossotini, Ethiopia
Biobessa albopunctata

Crossotini
Ethiopia


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Biobessa albopunctata



Group

albopunctata

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Biobessa albopunctata

  • Crossotus albopunctatus Breuning, 1935 [ type locality : Kenya, Dalguhe ]
  • Biobessa lata Breuning, 1956 [ type locality : Kenya, Monbasa ]


Bibliography

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

  • Biobessa albopunctata ; Adlbauer & Beck • Taita publ. • 2015  : 134 [ cit ill ]
  • Biobessa albopunctata ; Adlbauer & al. • Linzer Biol. Beitr. • 2008 • 40, 2  : 1176 [ cit loc ]
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    Biobessa albopunctata ; Adlbauer & al. • Linzer Biol. Beitr. • 2008 • 40, 2 : 1176 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution

    • Ethiopia : Arba Minch, 1300-1500m ; Arba Minch, 1440m
    • Kenya
    • Tanzania
  • Biobessa albopunctata ; Adlbauer • Linzer Biol. Beitr. • 2000 • 32, 2  : 972 [ cit ill ]
  • Biobessa albopunctata ; Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1962 • 38, 40  : 2 [ cit syn ]
  • Crossotus albopunctatus = Biobessa lata ; Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1962 • 38, 40  : 2 [ cit ]
  • Biobessa lata Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 681 [ nov loc div ]
  • Corus albopunctatus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84  : 14, 55 [ cit div ]
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    Corus albopunctatus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84 : 14, 55 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Kénia : Dalguhe
  • Crossotus albopunctatus Breuning • Fol. zool. hydrob. • 1935 • 7  : 166 [ nov loc ]


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

2 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Ethiopia • Gamo Goffa, 4km N Turmi, 980m, N05°00'18'' E036°29'48'' • 1♂ • 13 mm • v-2008 • lam.#12103
  • Kenya • Voi • 1♀ • 14 mm • vi-1997 • lam.#15683