Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Menesia

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


Menesia Mulsant, 1856

E. Mulsant is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Menesia perrisii Mulsant, 1856.

Menesia Mulsant, 1856 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Menesia has 45 species. The genus is ranked in the Saperdini 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
19,897 sp.
tribe
Saperdini
1,260 sp.
genus
Menesia
45 sp.


Gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Menesia flavotecta ♂, Saperdini, Honshu
Menesia flavotecta

Saperdini
Honshu
Menesia vitiphaga ♀, Saperdini, Shaanxi
Menesia vitiphaga

Saperdini
Shaanxi
Menesia sulphurata ♀, Saperdini, Sichuan
Menesia sulphurata

Saperdini
Sichuan


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

45 species



Taxa, synonyms

3 taxa refer to Menesia

  • Menesia Mulsant, 1856 [ sp. type : Menesia perrisii Mulsant, 1856 ]
  • Daphisia Pascoe, 1867 [ sp. type : Daphisia pulchella Pascoe, 1867 ]
  • Tephrocoma Pascoe, 1867 [ sp. type : Tephrocoma livia Pascoe, 1867 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Menesia ; Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1962 • 38, 40  : 14 [ cit key ]
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    Menesia ; Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1962 • 38, 40 : 14 [ cit key ]

    General information

    • key update element
  • Menesia ; Breuning • Frustula Ent. • 1961 • 3, 4  : 15 [ cit div ]
  • Tephrocoma Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3, 3, 4  : 363, 419 [ nov div ]
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    Tephrocoma Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3, 3, 4 : 363, 419 [ nov div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Daphisia Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3, 3, 4  : 363, 418 [ nov div ]
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    Daphisia Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3, 3, 4 : 363, 418 [ nov div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Menesia ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 115, 398 [ cit ]
  • Menesia Mulsant • Opusc. Ent. • 1856 • 7  : 157 [ nov ]