Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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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 comes 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 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
~40,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,935 sp.
tribe
Crossotini
397 sp.
genus
Megalofrea
6 sp.
species
humeralis


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Megalofrea humeralis ♂, Crossotini, Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis

Crossotini
Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis ♀, Crossotini, Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis

Crossotini
Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis ♂, Crossotini, Madagascar
Megalofrea humeralis

Crossotini
Madagascar


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Megalofrea humeralis



Group

humeralis

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

6 taxa refer to Megalofrea humeralis



Bibliography

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

  • Megalofrea humeralis var. rufonubila ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 75 [ cit loc ill div ]
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    Megalofrea humeralis var. rufonubila ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 75 [ cit loc ill div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
    • black and white drawing

    Distribution, location

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

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

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

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • Madagascar, Centre
  • Megalofrea humeralis var. distincta ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 74 [ cit loc div ]
    more info

    Megalofrea humeralis var. distincta ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 74 [ cit loc div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • Madagascar, Centre
    • Madagascar, Est
    • Madagascar, Nord
  • Megalofrea humeralis ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 73 [ cit loc div ]
    more info

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

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • Madagascar, Nord
    • Madagascar, Ouest
    • Madagascar, Sambirano : Nossi bé
  • Megalofrea humeralis attenuata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4  : 73 [ cit div ]
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    Megalofrea humeralis attenuata ; Breuning • Inst. Rech. sc. Tananarive-Ts. • 1957 • 4 : 73 [ cit div ]

    General information

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

    General information

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

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

    General information

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

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

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. distincta ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84  : 43 [ cit ]
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. rufonubila ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84  : 43 [ cit ]
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. tenuepunctata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84  : 43 [ cit ]
  • Megalofrea humeralis m. attenuata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1942 • 12, 72-84  : 43 [ cit ]
  • Megalofrea humeralis ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1920 • 13, 9  : 381 [ cit des ]
  • Eumimetes attenuatus Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. • 1896 • 40  : 386 [ nov ]
  • Eumimetes rufonubilus Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. • 1896 • 40  : 386 [ nov ]
  • Phymasterna distincta Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1871 • 5, 1  : 65 [ nov ]
  • Phymasterna sexpunctata Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1871 • 5, 1  : 65 [ nov ]


Collection

9 specimens in author's collection

illustration 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♀ • 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