Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Key to subgroups
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Epopea

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


Epopea Thomson, 1864

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Epopea acuta Thomson, 1864.

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

Epopea has 6 species and subspecies (5 species plus 1 non-nominal subspecies). This 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
~35,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
20,081 sp.
tribe
Pteropliini
2,118 sp.
genus
Epopea
5 sp.


Region

World  [6]

distribution map

Distribution for species of Epopea...



Group

Epopea  [6]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 5 species...


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key of Epopea • see Breuning, 1961


List of species

6 species and subspecies (5 species and 1 non-nominal subspecies)...

6 species and subspecies (5 species and 1 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Epopea acuta Thomson, 1864
    • Sénégal, Fatick • 1♂ • 11 mm • viii-2007 • lam.#13664
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Epopea elongatus (Breuning, 1938)
  • Epopea lignosa Breuning, 1940
  • Epopea orientalis Breuning, 1940
  • Epopea subacuta leleupi Breuning, 1975
  • Epopea subacuta subacuta Breuning, 1952


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Epopea...

2 taxa refer to Epopea



Bibliography

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

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

  • Epopea Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 51, 366 [ nov div ]
  • Soridomimus Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1938 • 30, 4  : 471 [ nov div ]
    details

    Soridomimus Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1938 • 30, 4 : 471

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Epopea ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1961 • 23, A, 2  : 453, 482 [ key div ]
    details

    Epopea ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1961 • 23, A, 2 : 453, 482

    General information

    • description ; key