Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Glenea mephisto

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


Glenea (Glenea) mephisto Thomson, 1879

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Gabon.

Glenea (Glenea) mephisto Thomson, 1879 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Glenea genus ranked in the Saperdini 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
Saperdini
1,261 sp.
genus
Glenea
716 sp.
subgenus
Glenea
607 sp.
species
mephisto


Gallery

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Glenea mephisto ♀, Saperdini, Gabon
Glenea mephisto

Saperdini
Gabon


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Glenea mephisto



Group

mephisto

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

3 taxa refer to Glenea mephisto

  • Glenea mephisto Thomson, 1879 [ type locality : Gabon ]
  • Glenea mephisto var. longevittata Aurivillius, 1903 [ type locality : Kamerun ]
  • Glenea (Glenea) mephisto m. verticeconjuncta Breuning, 1969 [ type locality : Cameroun, village Eyang ]


Bibliography

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

  • Glenea mephisto ; Breuning & Teocchi • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1978 • 40, A, 1  : 123 [ cit loc ]
  • Glenea (Glenea) mephisto m. verticeconjuncta Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1969 • 31, A, 2  : 613 [ nov loc plh div ]
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    Glenea (Glenea) mephisto m. verticeconjuncta Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1969 • 31, A, 2 : 613 [ nov loc plh div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
    • host plant

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] Cameroun : village Eyang
  • Glenea mephisto var. longevittata Aurivillius • Ent. Tidskr. • 1903 • 24, 4  : 279 [ nov loc ]
  • Glenea mephisto ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1894 • 1, 1  : 251 [ cit loc ]


Collection

5 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Cameroon • Ebogo • 1♀ • 14 mm • vi-2012 • lam.#15958
  • Cameroon • Ngat • 1♀ • 15 mm • ix-2008 • lam.#12932
  • Cameroon • Obout • 1♂ • 13 mm • x-1993 • lam.#2416
  • Gabon • Province de l'Estuaire, Forêt de la Mondah • 1♀ • 14 mm • xi-2017 • lam.#20046
  • R. D. Congo • Kivu, Irangi • 1♂ • 13 mm • ii-1986 • lam.#5152