Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Mesosa

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


Mesosa Latreille, 1829

P.A. Latreille is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Cerambyx curculionoides Linnaeus, 1761.

Mesosa Latreille, 1829 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Mesosa has 6 subgenera and 94 species plus 8 non-nominal subspecies. This genus is ranked in the Mesosini 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
20,100 sp.
tribe
Mesosini
617 sp.
genus
Mesosa
94 sp.


Group

Mesosa  [102]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 6 subgenera...


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Mesosa, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Mesosa rupta, ♂, Mesosini, Thailand
Mesosa rupta

Mesosini
Thailand
Mesosa postmarmorata, ♂, Mesosini, Thailand
Mesosa postmarmorata

Mesosini
Thailand
Mesosa atrostigma, ♂, Mesosini, Shaanxi
Mesosa atrostigma

Mesosini
Shaanxi
Mesosa atrostigma, ♀, Mesosini, Shaanxi
Mesosa atrostigma

Mesosini
Shaanxi
Mesosa (Metamesosa) sp., ♀, Mesosini, Meghalaya
Mesosa (Metamesosa) sp.

Mesosini
Meghalaya
Mesosa curculionoides, ♀, Mesosini, France
Mesosa curculionoides

Mesosini
France
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Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens...

proposed key to select

  • a) Partial key to subgenus adapted from (Breuning,1938) • not translated


List of species

102 species and subspecies (94 species and 8 non-nominal subspecies)...

102 species and subspecies (94 species and 8 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Mesosa affinis affinis Breuning, 1936
  • Mesosa affinis nepalica Holzschuh, 2003
  • Mesosa albidorsalis (Pascoe, 1865)
    • Sabah E. Malaysia, Tavau • 1♂ • 13.5 mm • iv-1996 • lam.#13817
    • Sabah E. Malaysia, Trus Madi • 1♀ • 15 mm • v-1995 • lam.#13818
    • Philippines, Luzon, Nueva Viscaya, Dupax del Sur • 1♂ • 14 mm • vi-2013 • lam.#16898
    • Philippines, Luzon, Nueva Viscaya, Kayapa • 1♀ • 15.5 mm • vi-2013 • lam.#16881
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Mesosa albofasciata (Breuning, 1935)
  • Mesosa albomarmorata Breuning, 1939
  • Mesosa alternata (Breuning, 1936)
  • Mesosa anancyloides Villiers & Chujo, 1962
  • Mesosa andrewsi Gressitt, 1942
  • Mesosa angusta Gressitt, 1951
  • Mesosa atrostigma Gressitt, 1942
    image
    • China, Shaanxi, 15km N of Lueyang • 1♂ • 13 mm • vii-2007 • lam.#13809
    • China, Shaanxi, Lueyang • 3♂2♀ • 13.5-16 mm • vii-1996, vii-2005, v-2009 • lam.#2380, 2381, 13525, 13760, 13808
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Mesosa basinodosa Pic, 1925
  • Mesosa bifasciata Breuning, 1938
  • Mesosa bifasciatipennis Breuning, 1960
  • Mesosa bimaculata Breuning, 1936
  • Mesosa binigrovittata Breuning, 1942
  • Mesosa binigrovitticollis Breuning, 1966
  • Mesosa binigrovittipennis Breuning, 1968
  • Mesosa biplagiata (Breuning, 1935)
  • Mesosa bipunctata Chiang, 1951
  • Mesosa blairi (Breuning, 1935)


Taxa, synonyms

10 taxa refer to Mesosa...

10 taxa refer to Mesosa



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

  • Mesosa Latreille • Paris, Déterville & Crochard • 1829 • 4  : 124 [ nov ]
  • Aplocnemia Stephens • Baldwin & Cradock, London • 1831 • 4  : 236 [ nov ]
  • Aphelocnemia Stephens • Baldwin & Cradock, London • 1831 • 4  : 406 [ nov syn ]
  • Aphelocnemia = Aplocnemia ; Stephens • Baldwin & Cradock, London • 1831 • 4  : 406
  • Dendrobius Gistel • Ins. Doubl. Samml. Jenison Walworth, Käfer • 1834  : 30 [ nov ]
  • Mesosa ; Audinet-Serville • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1835 • 1, 4  : 43
  • Lamia (Mesosa) ; Harris • Trans. Hartford Natur. Hist. Soc. • 1837 • 1  : 344
  • Mesosa ; Mulsant • Paris, Maison • 1839 • 1  : 165
  • Mesosa bigibbera Newman • The Entomologist • 1842 • 1, 20  : 323 [ nov ]
  • Pterolophia bigibbera ; Newman • The Entomologist • 1842 • 1, 23  : 370
  • Pterolophia camura Newman • The Entomologist • 1842 • 1, 23  : 371 [ nov ]
  • Mesosa ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 36
  • Mesosa ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 60, 370 [ syn ]
  • Mesosa = Aplocnemia ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 60
  • Samia ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1864 • 3, 3, 1  : 96 [ div ]
    details

    Samia ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1864 • 3, 3, 1 : 96

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Samia Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2  : 121 [ nov div ]
    details

    Samia Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2 : 121

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Helixoea Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2  : 124 [ nov div ]
    details

    Helixoea Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2 : 124

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Praonetha binodosa Bates • Proc. Zool. Soc. London • 1866 • 1866  : 350 [ nov ]
  • Saimia Pascoe • Proc. Sci. M. Zool. Soc. London • 1866 • 44  : 234 [ nov syn ]
  • Saimia = Samia ; Pascoe • Proc. Sci. M. Zool. Soc. London • 1866 • 44  : 234