Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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  • Classification
  • Region
  • Group
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Discopus

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


Discopus Thomson, 1864

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Acanthoderes spectabilis Bates, 1861.

Discopus Thomson, 1864 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Discopus has 7 species. This 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
~35,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
21,866 sp/ssp.
tribe
Acanthoderini
474 sp/ssp.
genus
Discopus
7 sp.


Region

World  [7]

distribution map

Distribution for species of Discopus



List of species

7 species

  • Discopus antennatus (Guerin, 1855)
  • Discopus buckleyi Bates, 1880
  • Discopus comes Bates, 1880
  • Discopus eques Bates, 1880
  • Discopus patricius Bates, 1880
  • Discopus princeps Bates, 1880
  • Discopus spectabilis (Bates, 1861)


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Discopus

  • Discopus Thomson, 1864 [ sp. type : Acanthoderes spectabilis Bates, 1861 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Discopus Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 17, 350 [ nov div ]