Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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Moneilema gigas

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


Moneilema gigas LeConte, 1873

J.L. LeConte is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description is cited from Arizona.

Moneilema gigas LeConte, 1873 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Moneilema genus ranked in the Acanthocinini 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
21,793 sp/ssp.
tribe
Acanthocinini
2,189 sp/ssp.
genus
Moneilema
21 sp/ssp.
species
gigas


Region



Group

gigas  [1]

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

9 taxa refer to Moneilema gigas

  • Monilema gigas LeConte, 1873 [ type locality : USA, Arizona ]
  • Moneilema spinicollis Casey, 1891 [ type locality : USA, Arizona ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) constricta Casey, 1913 [ type locality : USA, Arizona ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) pimalis Casey, 1913 [ type locality : USA, Arizona, Tucson ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) pollens Casey, 1913 [ type locality : USA, Arizona ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) uteana Casey, 1913 [ type locality : USA, Utah ]
  • Moneilema giganteum Craighead, 1923 [ type locality : USA, Arizona, near Tucson ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) colossus Casey, 1924 [ type locality : USA, Arizona, near Tucson ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) plectralis Casey, 1924 [ type locality : USA, Arizona, near Tucson ]


Bibliography

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

  • Monilema gigas LeConte • Smithson. Misc. Colls. • 1873 • 11 (264)  : 230 [ nov loc ]
  • Monilema (Collapteryx) gigas ; Horn • Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. • 1885 • 12  : 183, 185
  • Moneilema spinicollis Casey • Ann. New York Acad. Sci. • 1891 • 6  : 45 [ nov loc ]
  • Moneilema gigas ; Casey • Ann. New York Acad. Sci. • 1891 • 6  : 46
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) pimalis Casey • Mem. Coleopt. • 1913 • 4  : 285 [ nov loc ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) uteana Casey • Mem. Coleopt. • 1913 • 4  : 285 [ nov loc ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) constricta Casey • Mem. Coleopt. • 1913 • 4  : 285 [ nov loc ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) pollens Casey • Mem. Coleopt. • 1913 • 4  : 286 [ nov loc ]
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) spinicollis ; Casey • Mem. Coleopt. • 1913 • 4  : 286
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) gigas ; Casey • Mem. Coleopt. • 1913 • 4  : 290
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) gigas pollens ; Leng • Mount Vernon • 1920  : 281
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) gigas constricta ; Leng • Mount Vernon • 1920  : 281
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) gigas pimalis ; Leng • Mount Vernon • 1920  : 281
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) gigas spinicollis ; Leng • Mount Vernon • 1920  : 281
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) gigas uteana ; Leng • Mount Vernon • 1920  : 281
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) uteanum ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 20
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) constrictum ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 20
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) pimale ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 20
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) spinicolle ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 20
  • Moneilema (Collapteryx) pallens ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 20


Collection

1 specimen in author's collection

image of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • USA, Arizona, Pima Co., Green Valley • 1♂ • 25.5 mm • vii-2009 • lam.#14573