Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Epectasis similis

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


Epectasis similis Gahan, 1895

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

The type specimen used for original description comes from Lesser Antilles, Grenada I..

Epectasis similis Gahan, 1895 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Epectasis genus ranked in the Pteropliini 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
19,935 sp.
tribe
Pteropliini
2,109 sp.
genus
Epectasis
6 sp.
species
similis


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Epectasis similis ♀, Pteropliini, Guadeloupe
Epectasis similis

Pteropliini
Guadeloupe


Region



Group

similis

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Epectasis similis

  • Epectasis similis Gahan, 1895 [ type locality : Grenada I. ]


Bibliography

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

  • Epectasis similis ; Touroult • Suppl. Bull. Liais. ACOREP-Fr. • 2012 • 1  : 75 [ cit loc ]
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    Epectasis similis ; Touroult • Suppl. Bull. Liais. ACOREP-Fr. • 2012 • 1 : 75 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • Martinique : Prêcheur, Mont Conil
  • Epectasis similis ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005  : 160 [ cit loc plh ill div ]
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    Epectasis similis ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005 : 160 [ cit loc plh ill div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; eco-ethology
    • color photo, ♂
    • host plant

    Distribution, location

    • Guadeloupe : Piton de Sainte-Rose
    • Guadeloupe, Basse-Terre I. : Goubeyre, forêt de Moscou ; Bouillante, Crête de Village ; Capesterre, Liquin ; Petit-Bourg, Duclos ; Goyage, Douville ; Petit-Bourg, Vernou ; hauteurs de Deshaies
    • Montserrat I.
    • Dominique : Pont-Cassé
    • Saint-Vincent : chemin des Trinity Falls, Richmond
  • Epectasis similis ; Touroult • Le Coléoptériste • 2004 • 7, 2  : 132 [ cit plh ]
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    Epectasis similis ; Touroult • Le Coléoptériste • 2004 • 7, 2 : 132 [ cit plh ]

    General information

    • host plant

    Distribution, location

    • Guadeloupe
  • Epectasis similis ; Villiers • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (n.s.) • 1980 • 16, 4  : 552 [ cit loc plh ill div ]
  • Epectasis similis ; Villiers • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (n.s.) • 1980 • 16, 3  : 466 [ cit loc div ]
  • Epectasis similis ; Villiers • Rev. Fr. Entomol. (n.s.) • 1980 • 2, 2  : 87 [ cit loc div ]
  • Epectasis similis Gahan • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1895 • 1895  : 126 [ nov div ]


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

1 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Guadeloupe • Basse-Terre I., Sofaïa • 1♀ • 13.5 mm • v-1995 • lam.#1940