Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Megabasis speculifera

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


Megabasis speculifera (Kirby, 1818)

W. Kirby is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Brazil.

Megabasis speculifera (Kirby, 1818) is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Megabasis genus ranked in the Megabasini 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
19,959 sp.
tribe
Megabasini
1 sp.
genus
Megabasis
1 sp.
species
speculifera


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Megabasis speculifera, ♂, Megabasini, Rio de Janeiro
Megabasis speculifera

Megabasini
Rio de Janeiro


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Megabasis speculifera



Group

speculifera

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Megabasis speculifera

  • Lamia speculifera Kirby, 1818 [ type locality : Brésil ]


Bibliography

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

  • Megabasis speculifer ; White • Cat. Col. Brit. Mus. • 1855 • II, 8  : 352 [ cit div ]
  • Megabasis speculifer ; Audinet-Serville • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1835 • 1, 4  : 54 [ cit ]
  • Acanthocinus speculifer ; Perty • Del. Anim. Art. • 1832  : 95 [ cit ill ]
  • Lamia speculifera Kirby • The Trans. Linn. Soc. London • 1818 • 12  : 439 [ nov loc ]


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

1 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Rio de Janeiro • Cordeiro • 1♂ • 18.5 mm • xi-1996 • lam.#3284