Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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Megalofrea humeralis

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


Megalofrea humeralis (Vollenhoven, 1869)

S. Vollenhoven is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description is cited from Madagascar.

Megalofrea humeralis (Vollenhoven, 1869) is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Megalofrea genus ranked in the Crossotina 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
Crossotina
422 sp/ssp.
genus
Megalofrea
5 sp.
species
humeralis


Region

World  [1]

distribution map

Distribution for Megalofrea humeralis



Group

humeralis  [1]

Subgroup of



Gallery

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

Megalofrea humeralis, ♀ [JPRC], Crossotina, Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis
♀ [JPRC]
Crossotina
Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis, ♂ [JPRC], Crossotina, Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis
♂ [JPRC]
Crossotina
Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis, ♂ [JPRC], Crossotina, Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis
♂ [JPRC]
Crossotina
Madagascar
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Taxa, synonyms

6 taxa refer to Megalofrea humeralis

  • Phymasterna humeralis Vollenhoven, 1869 [ type locality : Madagascar ]
  • Phymasterna distincta Fairmaire, 1871 [ type locality : Madagascar ]
  • Phymasterna sexpunctata Fairmaire, 1871 [ type locality : Madagascar, Nossi-Bé ]
  • Eumimetes attenuatus Fairmaire, 1896 [ type locality : Madagascar, Nossi-Bé ; Antsianaka ]
  • Eumimetes rufonubilus Fairmaire, 1896 [ type locality : Madagascar, Antsianaka ]
  • Eumimetes tenuepunctatus Fairmaire, 1902 [ type locality : Madagascar, Madivalo ]


Bibliography

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

  • Phymasterna sexpunctata Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1871 • 5 (1)  : 65 [ nov loc ]
  • Phymasterna distincta Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1871 • 5 (1)  : 65 [ nov loc ]
  • Eumimetes attenuatus Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. • 1896 • 40  : 386 [ nov loc ]
  • Eumimetes rufonubilus Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. • 1896 • 40  : 386 [ nov loc ]
  • Eumimetes tenuepunctatus Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1902 • 71  : 387 [ nov loc ]
  • Megalofrea humeralis ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1920 • 13 (9)  : 21 [ des ]
  • Megalofrea humeralis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84)  : 13, 43 [ loc div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84) : 13, 43

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Madagascar : Nossi-Bé, Suberbieville, Antsianaka, Madiwalo, Diego-Suarez, Fianarantsoa, Soalala, Baie d'Antongil
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. distincta ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84)  : 43 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis m. distincta ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84) : 43

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. attenuata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84)  : 43 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis m. attenuata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84) : 43

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. tenuepunctata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84)  : 43 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis m. tenuepunctata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84) : 43

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. rufonubila ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84)  : 43 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis m. rufonubila ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12 (72-84) : 43

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis rufonubila ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 73 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis rufonubila ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 73

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis tenuepunctata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 73 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis tenuepunctata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 73

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis distincta ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 73 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis distincta ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 73

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis attenuata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 73 [ div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis attenuata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 73

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 73 [ loc div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 73

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Madagascar, Nord
    • Madagascar, Ouest
    • Madagascar, Sambirano : Nossi bé
  • Megalofrea humeralis var. distincta ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 74 [ loc div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis var. distincta ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 74

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Madagascar, Centre
    • Madagascar, Est
    • Madagascar, Nord
  • Megalofrea humeralis var. attenuata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 74 [ loc div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis var. attenuata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 74

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Madagascar, Centre
  • Megalofrea humeralis var. tenuepunctata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 75 [ loc div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis var. tenuepunctata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 75

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Madagascar, Nord
    • Madagascar, Ouest
    • Madagascar, Sud
  • Megalofrea humeralis var. rufonubila ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 75 [ loc ill div ]
    details

    Megalofrea humeralis var. rufonubila ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 75

    General information

    • distinctive characters
    • black and white drawing

    Distribution

    • Madagascar, Centre
    • Madagascar, Est


Figures

Some references with images to see in bibliography

  • Megalofrea humeralis var. rufonubila Fairmaire, 1896 • see Breuning, 1957


Collection

9 specimens in author's collection

image of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Madagascar, Bepanosy • 1♂1♀ • 15-18 mm • ii-1992 • lam.#2894, 12743
  • Madagascar, Beparasy • 1♂ • 18 mm • xi-1992 • lam.#3056
  • Madagascar, Moramanga • 1♀ • 18 mm • ii-2010 • lam.#14645
  • Madagascar, Perinet, Moramanga • 3♂ • 16.5-17 mm • iii-1996 • lam.#2727, 2728, 2729
  • Madagascar, Perrinet • 2♂ • 13.5-16 mm • i-1990 • lam.#513, 514