Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Epectasis

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


Epectasis Bates, 1866

H. W. Bates is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Epectasis attenuata Bates, 1866.

Epectasis Bates, 1866 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Epectasis has 6 species. The genus is 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
19,952 sp.
tribe
Pteropliini
2,106 sp.
genus
Epectasis
6 sp.


Gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Epectasis similis ♀, Pteropliini, Guadeloupe
Epectasis similis

Pteropliini
Guadeloupe
Epectasis juncea ♀, Pteropliini, French Guiana
Epectasis juncea

Pteropliini
French Guiana


Region



Group

Epectasis

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 6 species


List of species

6 species

  • Epectasis hickei Breuning, 1974
  • Epectasis juncea (Newman, 1840)
    • Nicaragua • Matagalpa, La Sombra, 970-1010m, N13°11.1 W85°45.0 • 5♂2♀ • 7.5-10.5 mm • v-2014, v-2016, vi-2016 • lam.#17428, 17429, 17430, 17431, 18541, 18542, 18543
    • French Guiana • Montagne de Kaw, pk37 (piste) • 1♂ • viii-2003 • lam.#7208
    • French Guiana • Montagne de Kaw, pk37.5 (piste) • 7♂2♀ • 10 mm • viii-2003, viii-2005 • lam.#7209, 7210, 7212, 7213, 7214, 8406, 8407, 8408, 8409
    • French Guiana • Montagne de Kaw, pk40 (piste) • 1♂2♀ • 11 mm • viii-2002, viii-2003 • lam.#5540, 5541, 7211
    • French Guiana • Montagne de Kaw, RD6, pk25 • 1♂ • viii-2006 • lam.#8427
    • French Guiana • Montagne de Kaw, RD6, pk29 • 2♂1♀ • viii-2006, viii-2007 • lam.#8428, 8429, 14560
    • French Guiana • Montagne de Kaw, RD6, pk3, Escolle • 1♀ • 8.5 mm • viii-2013 • lam.#16503
    • French Guiana • Route de l'Est (N2), 5km E. carrefour du Gallion • 1♀ • ix-1997 • lam.#3614
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  • Epectasis junceoides Breuning, 1961
  • Epectasis panamensis Breuning, 1974
  • Epectasis rotundipennis Breuning, 1943
  • Epectasis similis Gahan, 1895
    • Guadeloupe • Basse-Terre I., Sofaïa • 1♀ • 13.5 mm • v-1995 • lam.#1940
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Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Epectasis

  • Epectasis Bates, 1866 [ sp. type : Epectasis attenuata Bates, 1866 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Epectasis ; Santos-Silva & al. • Papéis Avulsos Zool. • 2019 • 59  : 10 [ cit div ]
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    Epectasis ; Santos-Silva & al. • Papéis Avulsos Zool. • 2019 • 59 : 10 [ cit div ]

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  • Epectasis ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005  : 160 [ cit div ]
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    Epectasis ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005 : 160 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Epectasis ; Villiers • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (n.s.) • 1980 • 16, 4  : 552 [ cit div ]
  • Epectasis ; Gahan • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1895 • 1895  : 126 [ cit ]
  • Epectasis Bates • The Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. • 1866 • 3, 17  : 294 [ nov ]