Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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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. This 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
~35,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
21,864 sp/ssp.
tribe
Saperdini
2,641 sp/ssp.
genus
Menesia
45 sp.


Gallery

Last images of Menesia, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection

Menesia sulphurata, ♀ [JPRC], Saperdini, South China (Sichuan)
Menesia sulphurata
♀ [JPRC]
Saperdini
South China (Sichuan)
Menesia vitiphaga, ♂ [JPRC], Saperdini, South China (Shaanxi)
Menesia vitiphaga
♂ [JPRC]
Saperdini
South China (Shaanxi)
Menesia flavotecta, ♂ [JPRC], Saperdini, Japan (Honshu)
Menesia flavotecta
♂ [JPRC]
Saperdini
Japan (Honshu)
Menesia vitiphaga, ♀ [JPRC], Saperdini, South China (Shaanxi)
Menesia vitiphaga
♀ [JPRC]
Saperdini
South China (Shaanxi)
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key complement of Menesia • see Breuning, 1962


Latest events

  • 2023 • Menesia transversenotata Heller, 1924 • cf. E. Vives


List of species

45 species

  • Menesia akemiae Makihara, 1992
  • Menesia albifrons Heyden, 1886
  • Menesia bicoloricornis Breuning, 1963
  • Menesia bimaculata Breuning, 1954
  • Menesia bipunctata (Zoubkoff, 1829)
  • Menesia burmanensis Breuning, 1954
  • Menesia calliope Thomson, 1879
  • Menesia cana (Aurivillius, 1925)
  • Menesia clytoides (Gahan, 1912)
  • Menesia dallieri Pic, 1926
  • Menesia discimaculata (Aurivillius, 1924)
  • Menesia eclectica (Pascoe, 1867)
  • Menesia fasciolata (Aurivillius, 1922)
  • Menesia flavoantennata Breuning, 1964
  • Menesia flavotecta Heyden, 1886
    fig.
  • Menesia georgiana Thomson, 1879
  • Menesia gleneoides Breuning, 1965
  • Menesia guttata (Aurivillius, 1920)
  • Menesia immaculipennis Breuning, 1954
  • Menesia javanica Breuning, 1954
  • Menesia kalshoveni Breuning, 1957
  • Menesia laosensis Breuning, 1963
  • Menesia latevittata Breuning, 1954
  • Menesia livia (Pascoe, 1867)
  • Menesia longipes Breuning, 1954


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 image or data

  • Menesia Mulsant • Opusc. Ent. • 1856 • 7  : 157 [ nov ]
  • Menesia ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 115, 398
  • Daphisia Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3 (3) 4  : 363, 418 [ nov div ]
    details

    Daphisia Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3 (3) 4 : 363, 418

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
    • new taxon/name
  • Tephrocoma Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3 (3) 4  : 363, 419 [ nov div ]
    details

    Tephrocoma Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1867 • 3 (3) 4 : 363, 419

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
    • new taxon/name
  • Menesia ; Breuning • Frustula Ent. • 1961 • 3 (4)  : 15 [ div ]
  • Menesia ; Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1962 • 38 (40)  : 14 [ key ]
    details

    Menesia ; Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1962 • 38 (40) : 14

    General information

    • key update element