Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Melanopolia (Pellamnia)

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


Melanopolia (Pellamnia) Dillon & Dillon, 1959

Dillon, L.S. & Dillon, E.S. are the authors of the original taxon.

The type species is Melanopolia convexa Bates, 1884.

Melanopolia (Pellamnia) Dillon & Dillon, 1959 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Melanopolia (Pellamnia) has 2 species. The subgenus is a subdivision of Melanopolia, genus ranked in the Lamiini 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
20,080 sp.
tribe
Lamiini
1,525 sp.
genus
Melanopolia
12 sp.
subgenus
Pellamnia
2 sp.


Region

World  [2]

distribution map

Distribution for species of Melanopolia (Pellamnia)...



Group

(Pellamnia)  [2]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 2 species...
Subdivided into 2 species


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key of Pellamnia • see Dillon & Dillon, 1959


List of species

2 species...

2 species

  • Melanopolia convexa Bates, 1884
  • Melanopolia gripha (Aurivillius, 1894)
    • Cameroun, Prov. Centre • 1♀ • xii-1995 • lam.#3223
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Melanopolia (Pellamnia)...

1 taxon refers to Melanopolia (Pellamnia)



Bibliography

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

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

  • Pellamnia Dillon & Dillon • Ent. Arb. Mus. Frey • 1959 • 10  : 424 [ nov key div ]
    details

    Pellamnia Dillon & Dillon • Ent. Arb. Mus. Frey • 1959 • 10 : 424

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters ; key
    • new taxon/name