Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Biobessa

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


Biobessa Gahan, 1898

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

The type species is Biobessa beatrix Gahan, 1898.

Biobessa Gahan, 1898 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Biobessa has 3 species. The genus is 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
~40,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,959 sp.
tribe
Crossotini
397 sp.
genus
Biobessa
3 sp.


Gallery

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Biobessa albopunctata, ♂, Crossotini, Ethiopia
Biobessa albopunctata

Crossotini
Ethiopia


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for species of Biobessa



Group

Biobessa

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 3 species


List of species

3 species

  • Biobessa albopunctata (Breuning, 1935)
    • 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
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Biobessa beatrix Gahan, 1898
    • Kenya • Tsavo Park, Mtito Andei, 900m • 1♂ • 13 mm • i-1990 • lam.#7445
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Biobessa holzschuhi Teocchi, 1991


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Biobessa

  • Biobessa Gahan, 1898 [ sp. type : Biobessa beatrix Gahan, 1898 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Biobessa ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 12  : 5 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Biobessa ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 12 : 5 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Biobessa Gahan • The Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. • 1898 • 7, 2  : 56 [ nov ]