Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Melanopolia

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


Melanopolia Bates, 1884

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

Melanopolia Bates, 1884 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Melanopolia has 2 subgenera and 14 species and subspecies (12 species plus 2 non-nominal subspecies). This genus is 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
20,087 sp.
tribe
Lamiini
1,524 sp.
genus
Melanopolia
12 sp.


Group

Melanopolia  [14]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 2 subgenera...
Subdivided into 2 subgenera


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Melanopolia, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Melanopolia catori catori, ♀, Lamiini, Ivory Coast
Melanopolia catori catori

Lamiini
Ivory Coast
Melanopolia cincta cincta, ♂, Lamiini, Cameroon
Melanopolia cincta cincta

Lamiini
Cameroon
Melanopolia cincta cincta, ♀, Lamiini, Cameroon
Melanopolia cincta cincta

Lamiini
Cameroon
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List of species

14 species and subspecies (12 species and 2 non-nominal subspecies)...

14 species and subspecies (12 species and 2 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Melanopolia brevicornis Dillon & Dillon, 1959
  • Melanopolia catori catori Jordan, 1903
    image
    • Côte d'Ivoire, Fresco • 1♀ • 17 mm • v-2009 • lam.#13070
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Melanopolia catori vittata Dillon & Dillon, 1959
  • Melanopolia cincta camerunensis Dillon & Dillon, 1959
    • Cameroun, Obout • 1♀ • 17.5 mm • iii-2013 • lam.#18523
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Melanopolia cincta cincta Jordan, 1903
    image
    • Cameroun, Mengueme • 1♂1♀ • 14.5-17 mm • viii-1999 • lam.#12923, 12924
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Melanopolia convexa Bates, 1884
  • Melanopolia cotytta Dillon & Dillon, 1959
  • Melanopolia frenata Bates, 1884
    • Cameroun, Prov. Centre • 1♂ • vii-1995 • lam.#3288
    • Cameroun, Ufon • 1♂ • viii-1993 • lam.#2423
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Melanopolia freundei Dillon & Dillon, 1959
  • Melanopolia gripha (Aurivillius, 1894)
    • Cameroun, Prov. Centre • 1♀ • xii-1995 • lam.#3223
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Melanopolia ligondesi Lepesme, 1952
  • Melanopolia longiscapa Breuning, 1935
  • Melanopolia lysida Dillon & Dillon, 1959
  • Melanopolia ruficornis Breuning, 1955


Taxa, synonyms

3 taxa refer to Melanopolia...

3 taxa refer to Melanopolia



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

  • Melanopolia Bates • The Ent. Mo. Mag. • 1884 • 21  : 15 [ nov ]
  • Griphammus Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1894 • 1, 1  : 195 [ nov ]
  • Melanopolia ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 151 [ div syn ]
    details

    Melanopolia ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2 : 151

    General information

    • remark
    • synonymy
  • Melanopolia = Griphammus ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 151
  • Melanopolia ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137  : 386
  • 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
  • Melanopolia ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52  : 556 [ key div ]
    details

    Melanopolia ; Dillon & Dillon • Ann. Entomol. Soc. Amer. • 1959 • 52 : 556

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters ; key