Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Bibliography

Hecyra

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


Hecyra Thomson, 1857

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Hecyra improba Thomson, 1857.

Hecyra Thomson, 1857 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Hecyra has 4 species. This genus is ranked in the Crossotini 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
20,080 sp.
tribe
Crossotini
397 sp.
genus
Hecyra
4 sp.


Group

Hecyra  [4]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 4 species...


Gallery

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Last images of Hecyra, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Hecyra terrea, ♂, Crossotini, Zambia
Hecyra terrea

Crossotini
Zambia
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography • use implemented key in next section

  • key of Hecyra • see Breuning, 1942


Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens...

proposed key to select

  • a) Partial key to species adapted from (Breuning,1942) • not translated


List of species

4 species...

4 species

  • Hecyra marmorata Breuning, 1972
  • Hecyra obscurator (Fabricius, 1801)
    • Centrafrique, Bangui-Bimbo, 300m • 2♂1♀ • v-1977, v-1981 • lam.#406, 407, 9657
    • Centrafrique, Bangui, Forêt de Bimbo • 2♂1♀ • 18-20.5 mm • ix-1985 • lam.#2508, 2509, 2510
    • R. Centrafricaine, La Maboké • 1♂ • 18 mm • x-1972 • lam.#12803
    • Ghana, Bolgatanga • 1♂1♀ • 21-22 mm • vi-2010 • lam.#16090, 16091
    • Côte d'Ivoire, Akoupé • 1♂1♀ • i-1990 • lam.#1300, 1301
    • Sierra Leone, Northern Province, Sumbuya • 1♂1♀ • 17-18.5 mm • iii-1993, iv-1996 • lam.#21602, 21603
    datas
  • Hecyra tenebrioides (Fahraeus, 1873)
    • Zaïre, Lubumbashi • 2♂ • 15 mm • x-1975 • lam.#7446, 7447
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Hecyra terrea (Bertoloni, 1849)
    image
    • Zambie, Kafue • 1♂ • 20 mm • ii-2000 • lam.#12802
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

4 taxa refer to Hecyra...

4 taxa refer to Hecyra

  • Nyphona Dejean, 1835 [ sp. type : Lamia obscurator Fabricius, 1801 ]
  • Hecyra Thomson, 1857 [ sp. type : Hecyra improba Thomson, 1857 ]
  • Omopsides Chevrolat, 1858 [ sp. type : Omopsides blanchardi Chevrolat, 1858 ]
  • Hecyrida Thomson, 1860 [ sp. type : Hecyra improba Thomson, 1857 ]


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

  • Nyphona Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1835 • ed. 2, 4  : 344 [ nov ]
  • Hecyra Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1857 • 1  : 180 [ nov div ]
  • Omopsides Chevrolat • Rev. Mag. Zool. • 1858 • 2, 10  : 307 [ nov ]
  • Hecyrida Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 39 [ nov div syn ]
    details

    Hecyrida Thomson • Paris • 1860 : 39

    General information

    • description ; remark
    • new taxon/name
    • synonymy
  • Hecyrida = Hecyra ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 39
  • Hecyrida = Omopsides ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 39 [ div ]
    details

    Hecyrida = Omopsides ; Thomson • Paris • 1860 : 39

    General information

    • description ; (...)
  • Hecyrida ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 56, 368
  • Hecyra ; Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9, 2  : 517
  • Hecyra ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84  : 9, 17, 82 [ key div ]
    details

    Hecyra ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84 : 9, 17, 82

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters ; key
  • Nyphona ; Sama • Boll. Soc. ent. it. • 1991 • 123, 2  : 125 [ div syn ]
  • Nyphona = Hecyra ; Vives • Fna. Iberica • 2000 • 12  : 659
  • Nyphona ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282  : 86 [ div ]
    details

    Nyphona ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282 : 86

    General information

    • remark