Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Melanopolia frenata

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


Melanopolia (Melanopolia) frenata Bates, 1884

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

The type specimen used for original description comes from Gabon.

Melanopolia (Melanopolia) frenata Bates, 1884 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Melanopolia genus ranked in the Monochamini 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
19,972 sp.
tribe
Monochamini
1,406 sp.
genus
Melanopolia
12 sp.
subgenus
Melanopolia
10 sp.
species
frenata


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Melanopolia frenata



Group

frenata

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

4 taxa refer to Melanopolia frenata

  • Melanopolia frenata Bates, 1884 [ type locality : Gabon ]
  • Griphammus ligatus Jordan, 1894 [ type locality : Kuilu ]
  • Melanopolia cincta m. nubilosa Breuning, 1944 [ type locality : Gabon ]
  • Melanopolia ligata m. latefasciata Breuning, 1944 [ type locality : Gabon, Lower Ogowe ]


Bibliography

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

  • Melanopolia frenata ; Teocchi & Sudre & Jiroux • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 85  : 17 [ cit ill div ]
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    Melanopolia frenata ; Teocchi & Sudre & Jiroux • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 85 : 17 [ cit ill div ]

    General information

    • remark
    • color photo
  • Melanopolia frenata m. ligata ; Teocchi & Sudre & Jiroux • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 85  : 17 [ cit loc ]
    more info

    Melanopolia frenata m. ligata ; Teocchi & Sudre & Jiroux • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 85 : 17 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution

    • R. P. Congo : Kouilou
  • Melanopolia frenata m. latefasciata ; Teocchi & Sudre & Jiroux • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 85  : 17 [ cit ]
  • Melanopolia frenata nubilosa ; Cools • Doc. Trav. Inst. Roy. Sc. Nat. Belg. • 1993 • 74  : 57 [ cit div ]
  • Melanopolia nubilosa ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52  : 557, 558 [ cit div ]
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    Melanopolia nubilosa ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52 : 557, 558 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Gabon
  • Melanopolia frenata ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52  : 557, 559 [ cit loc div ]
    more info

    Melanopolia frenata ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52 : 557, 559 [ cit loc div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Cameroons : Buea ; Matute, Tiko Pl. ; Dibongo, Sanaga
    • Gabon : Lukolela 1'5°S
  • Melanopolia latifasciata ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52  : 557, 561 [ cit div ]
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    Melanopolia latifasciata ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52 : 557, 561 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Gabon : Lower Ogowe
  • Melanopolia ligata ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52  : 557, 561 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Melanopolia ligata ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52 : 557, 561 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • French Congo : Kuilu
  • Melanopolia frenata ; Lepesme & Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 651 [ cit loc ]
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    Melanopolia frenata ; Lepesme & Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3 : 651 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution

    • Gabon : Mouila
  • Melanopolia ligata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137  : 387 [ cit ]
  • Melanopolia ligata m. latefasciata Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137  : 387 [ nov loc ]
  • Melanopolia cincta m. nubilosa Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137  : 387 [ nov loc ]
  • Melanopolia frenata ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 151 [ cit syn ]
  • Melanopolia frenata = Griphammus ligatus ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 151 [ cit ]
  • Griphammus ligatus Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1894 • 1, 1  : 164 [ nov loc ill ]
  • Melanopolia frenata Bates • The Ent. Mo. Mag. • 1884 • 21  : 16 [ nov loc ]


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

2 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Cameroon • Prov. Centre • 1♂ • vii-1995 • lam.#3288
  • Cameroon • Ufon • 1♂ • viii-1993 • lam.#2423