Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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  • Bibliography

Leptocometes

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


Leptocometes Bates, 1881

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

The type species is Leptocometes hispidus Bates, 1881.

Leptocometes Bates, 1881 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Leptocometes has 17 species. This genus is ranked in the Acanthocinini 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
21,864 sp/ssp.
tribe
Acanthocinini
2,205 sp/ssp.
genus
Leptocometes
17 sp.


Gallery

Last images of Leptocometes, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection

Leptocometes acutispinis, ♂ [JPRC], Acanthocinini, Central America (Nicaragua)
Leptocometes acutispinis
♂ [JPRC]
Acanthocinini
Central America (Nicaragua)
nop=0


Key to subgroups

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

  • key of Tithonus • see Monné, 1990


Implemented key



Latest events

  • 2023 • Leptocometes wappesi n. sp. • cf. Botero, J.P. & Santos-Silva, A.


List of species

17 species

  • Leptocometes acutispinis (Bates, 1863)
    fig.
  • Leptocometes antonkozlovi Monné & al., 2019
  • Leptocometes barbiscapus (Bates, 1872)
  • Leptocometes brevicornis Vlasak & al., 2020
  • Leptocometes hispidus Bates, 1881
  • Leptocometes longilineatus Nascimento & McClarin, 2018
  • Leptocometes luneli (Chalumeau & Touroult, 2005)
  • Leptocometes nubilus (Melzer, 1935)
  • Leptocometes obscurus (Monné, 1990)
  • Leptocometes pallidus (Melzer, 1935)
  • Leptocometes spinipennis (Bates, 1885)
  • Leptocometes spitzi (Melzer, 1935)
  • Leptocometes umbrosus (Thomson, 1864)
  • Leptocometes virescens (Melzer, 1931)
  • Leptocometes volxemi (Lameere, 1884)
  • Leptocometes wappesi Botero & Santos-Silva, 2023
  • Leptocometes zikani (Martins & Monné, 1974)


Taxa, synonyms

4 taxa refer to Leptocometes

  • Tithonus Thomson, 1864 [ sp. type : Tithonus umbrosus Thomson, 1864 ]
  • Leptocometes Bates, 1881 [ sp. type : Leptocometes hispidus Bates, 1881 ]
  • Lophopoedes Gilmour, 1957 [ sp. type : Lophopoeum virescens Melzer, 1931 ]
  • Lathrozineus Gilmour, 1959 [ sp. type : Lathrozineus volcanensis Gilmour, 1959 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Tithonus Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 24, 353 [ nov div ]
  • Leptocometes Bates • Biol. Centr. Amer. • 1881 • 5  : 161 [ nov ]
  • Lophopoedes Gilmour • Arq. Biol. Tecnol. • 1957 • 10 (1)  : 11 [ nov ]
  • Lathrozineus Gilmour • Anal. Soc. Biol. Bogota • 1959  : 23 [ nov div ]
  • Tithonus ; Monné • Revta. Bras. Biol. • 1990 • 50 (1)  : 268, 273 [ key ]
  • Tithonus ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005  : 172, 184 [ div ]
    details

    Tithonus ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005 : 172, 184

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Leptocometes ; Ozdikmen • Munis Ent. Zool. • 2008 • 3 (2)  : 662 [ syn ]
    details

    Leptocometes ; Ozdikmen • Munis Ent. Zool. • 2008 • 3 (2) : 662

    General information

    • synonymy
  • Leptocometes = Tithonus ; Ozdikmen • Munis Ent. Zool. • 2008 • 3 (2)  : 662
  • Leptocometes ; Nascimento & McClarin • Zootaxa • 2018 • 4387 (2)  : 390 [ div ]
    details

    Leptocometes ; Nascimento & McClarin • Zootaxa • 2018 • 4387 (2) : 390

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Leptocometes ; Monné & al. • Zootaxa • 2019 • 4624 (4)  : 503 [ div ]
    details

    Leptocometes ; Monné & al. • Zootaxa • 2019 • 4624 (4) : 503

    General information

    • remark
  • Leptocometes ; Monné & al. • Zootaxa • 2020 • 4863 (1)  : 53 [ div ]
    details

    Leptocometes ; Monné & al. • Zootaxa • 2020 • 4863 (1) : 53

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Leptocometes ; Vlasak & al. • Zootaxa • 2020 • 4779 (3)  : 363 [ div ]
    details

    Leptocometes ; Vlasak & al. • Zootaxa • 2020 • 4779 (3) : 363

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; remark
  • Leptocometes ; Monné & al. • Zootaxa • 2020 • 4789 (2)  : 525, 537 [ div ]
    details

    Leptocometes ; Monné & al. • Zootaxa • 2020 • 4789 (2) : 525, 537

    General information

    • distinctive characters