Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Homelix

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


Homelix Thomson, 1858

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Homelix albofasciata Thomson, 1858.

Homelix Thomson, 1858 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Homelix has 3 subgenus and 11 species. The genus is ranked in the Phrynetini 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
Phrynetini
65 sp.
genus
Homelix
11 sp.


Gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Homelix arcuata ♂, Phrynetini, Sierra Leone
Homelix arcuata

Phrynetini
Sierra Leone
Homelix variegata ♀, Phrynetini, Sierra Leone
Homelix variegata

Phrynetini
Sierra Leone
Homelix klingi ♂, Phrynetini, Sierra Leone
Homelix klingi

Phrynetini
Sierra Leone


Group

Homelix

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 3 subgenus


List of species

11 species

  • Homelix albofasciata Thomson, 1858
  • Homelix annuligera Aurivillius, 1914
    • Zambia • Central Province, 15km E Serenje, 1400m • 1♂ • 24 mm • xii-2007 • lam.#15989
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Homelix arcuata (Chevrolat, 1855)
    • Sierra Leone • N. Prov., Bumbuna • 1♂ • 20.5 mm • vi-1988 • lam.#7437
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Homelix cribratipennis Thomson, 1858
    • Burundi • Kayanza • 2♀ • 32-33 mm • ii-1987 • lam.#12197, 12198
    • Ivory Coast • Sud • 1♂ • 27 mm • x-1998 • lam.#3410
    • Togo • Monts Atakora • 1♀ • 30 mm • vi-1997 • lam.#3450
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Homelix cruciata Breuning, 1937
  • Homelix decussata (Chevrolat, 1856)
  • Homelix klingi (Kolbe, 1893)
    • Ivory Coast • 1♂ • 22 mm • lam.#12211
    • Sierra Leone • N. Prov., Bumbuna • 3♂ • 25-26 mm • vi-1988 • lam.#2936, 12201, 12202
    • Togo • Kluto, Dangi • 1♂1♀ • 24.5-29 mm • vii-2008 • lam.#12195, 12196
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Homelix liturata (Quedenfeldt, 1882)
    • R. D. Congo • Tilapia, Kasangulu • 1♂ • 28.5 mm • v-1989 • lam.#3477
    • R. P. Congo • Djili • 1♂ • 27 mm • ii-1978 • lam.#7439
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Homelix morini Teocchi, 1999
    • Ivory Coast • Fresco • 1♀ • 29.5 mm • iv-2010 • lam.#13076
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Homelix variegata Jordan, 1894
    • Ivory Coast • Alepe • 1♂ • 29 mm • x-1987 • lam.#13100
    • Ivory Coast • Mopodji (Alepe) • 2♂ • 28.5-29 mm • x-1984, iii-1985 • lam.#12199, 12200
    • R. P. Congo • Kouilou, Malélé • 1♂1♀ • 29-34.5 mm • xi-1998 • lam.#3573, 3574
    • Sierra Leone • Freetown Hill • 1♀ • 29.5 mm • ix-1991 • lam.#3449
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Homelix vittata (Aurivillius, 1914)


Taxa, synonyms

4 taxa refer to Homelix

  • Homelix Thomson, 1858 [ sp. type : Homelix albofasciata Thomson, 1858 ]
  • Psycholupis Pascoe, 1875 [ sp. type : Psycholupis fahraei Pascoe, 1875 ]
  • Monotylus Kolbe, 1893 [ sp. type : Monotylus klingi Kolbe, 1893 ]
  • Homelix (Hypomelix) Breuning, 1937 [ sp. type : Pachystola decussata Chevrolat, 1856 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Homelix ; Vitali • Entomologia Africana • 2011 • 16, 1  : 7 [ cit div ]
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    Homelix ; Vitali • Entomologia Africana • 2011 • 16, 1 : 7 [ cit div ]

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  • Homelix (Hypomelix) Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38  : 275, 297 [ nov div ]
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    Homelix (Hypomelix) Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38 : 275, 297 [ nov div ]

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  • Homelix (Monotylus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38  : 274, 275, 297 [ cit key div ]
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    Homelix (Monotylus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38 : 274, 275, 297 [ cit key div ]

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  • Homelix (Homelix) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38  : 275, 294 [ cit key div ]
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    Homelix (Homelix) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38 : 275, 294 [ cit key div ]

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  • Homelix ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38  : 272, 274, 294 [ cit key div ]
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    Homelix ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38 : 272, 274, 294 [ cit key div ]

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  • Homelix ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18  : 118 [ cit div ]
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    Homelix ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18 : 118 [ cit div ]

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  • Monotylus ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18  : 118 [ cit div ]
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    Monotylus ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18 : 118 [ cit div ]

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  • Monotylus Kolbe • Stett. ent. Ztg. • 1893 • 54, 1-3  : 68 [ nov ]
  • Psycholupis Pascoe • The Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. • 1875 • 15, 4  : 67 [ nov ]
  • Homelix ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 71, 376 [ cit ]
  • Homelix Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 168 [ nov div ]