Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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Coptops similis

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


Coptops (Coptops) similis Breuning, 1935

S. Breuning is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description is cited from Pulneys.

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

The species is combined with the Coptops 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
Coptops
47 sp/ssp.
subgenus
Coptops
46 sp/ssp.
species
similis


Region

World  [1]

distribution map

Distribution for Coptops similis



Group

similis  [1]

Subgroup of



Gallery

Last images of Coptops similis, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection

Coptops similis, ♀ [JPRC], Mesosini, S India (Pondicherry)
Coptops similis
♀ [JPRC]
Mesosini
S India (Pondicherry)
Coptops similis, ♂ [JPRC], Mesosini, S India (Pondicherry)
Coptops similis
♂ [JPRC]
Mesosini
S India (Pondicherry)
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Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Coptops similis



Bibliography

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

  • Coptops similis Breuning • Fol. zool. hydrob. • 1935 • 8 (2)  : 263 [ nov loc div ]
    details

    Coptops similis Breuning • Fol. zool. hydrob. • 1935 • 8 (2) : 263

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name

    Distribution

    • [locality type] Pulneys
  • Coptops similis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 9 (46-49)  : 387 [ div ]
    details

    Coptops similis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 9 (46-49) : 387

    General information

    • distinctive characters


Collection

12 specimens in author's collection

image of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • India, Puducherry, 10km Puducherry, Route de Gingee • 1♀ • vii-2004 • lam.#7713
  • India, Puducherry, 12 km S Puducherry, Ustery Ashram, s.v.farm • 1♂1♀ • vii-2004 • lam.#7718, 7719
  • India, Puducherry, Kodapakkam, 15km SW Puducherry • 4♂ • vii-2004 • lam.#7714, 7715, 7716, 7717
  • India, Puducherry, Reddiarpalayam, Kamban Nagar • 1♂2♀ • 14-17 mm • vii-2004 • lam.#7711, 7712, 7720
  • India, Tamil Nadu, Madurai district, 3 km N Melur • 1♀ • vii-2004 • lam.#7710
  • India, Tamil Nadu, Villupuram district, Thelymaidu • 1♂ • 16 mm • viii-2012 • lam.#15323