Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Megalofrea decorsii

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


Megalofrea decorsii (Fairmaire, 1901)

L. Fairmaire is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Madagascar.

Megalofrea decorsii (Fairmaire, 1901) is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Megalofrea genus 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
20,006 sp.
tribe
Crossotini
396 sp.
genus
Megalofrea
5 sp.
species
decorsii


Gallery

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Megalofrea decorsii, ♀, Crossotini, Madagascar
Megalofrea decorsii

Crossotini
Madagascar
Megalofrea decorsii, ♀, Crossotini, Madagascar
Megalofrea decorsii

Crossotini
Madagascar


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Megalofrea decorsii



Group

decorsii

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Megalofrea decorsii

  • Eumimetes decorsii Fairmaire, 1901 [ type locality : Madagascar, Plateau de l'Androy ]


Bibliography

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

  • Megalofrea decorsei ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 77 [ cit loc div ]
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    Megalofrea decorsei ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 77 [ cit loc div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Madagascar, Ouest : Behombe
    • Madagascar, Sud
  • Megalofrea decorsei ; Lepesme & Villiers • Bull. Soc. ent. France • 1944 • 49  : 75 [ cit ]
  • Megalofrea bioculata ab. decorsi ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84  : 44 [ cit div ]
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    Megalofrea bioculata ab. decorsi ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84 : 44 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea decorsi ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 193 [ cit ]


Collection

3 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Madagascar • Angabelzahatse • 2♀ • 16-17 mm • i-1992 • lam.#2895, 2896
  • Madagascar • Anjubezahatse • 1♀ • 14 mm • i-1992 • lam.#3057