Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Niphona (Niphona)

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


Niphona (Niphona) Mulsant, 1839

E. Mulsant is the author of the original taxon.

Niphona (Niphona) Mulsant, 1839 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Niphona (Niphona) has 67 species plus 2 non-nominal subspecies. The subgenus is the nominate subdivision of Niphona, genus ranked in the Pteropliini 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
20,022 sp.
tribe
Pteropliini
2,104 sp.
genus
Niphona
69 sp.
subgenus
Niphona
67 sp.


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Niphona (Niphona), to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Niphona fuscatrix, ♂, Pteropliini, Tamil Nadu
Niphona fuscatrix

Pteropliini
Tamil Nadu
Niphona fuscatrix, ♂, Pteropliini, Sri Lanka
Niphona fuscatrix

Pteropliini
Sri Lanka
Niphona fuscatrix, ♀, Pteropliini, Sri Lanka
Niphona fuscatrix

Pteropliini
Sri Lanka
Niphona malaccensis, ♂, Pteropliini, Sri Lanka
Niphona malaccensis

Pteropliini
Sri Lanka
Niphona princeps, ♂, Pteropliini, Thailand
Niphona princeps

Pteropliini
Thailand
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

69 species and subspecies (67 species and 2 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Niphona affinis Breuning, 1938
    • East Africa R. • 1♂ • xi-1985 • lam.#4677
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Niphona albofasciata Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona albolateralis Pic, 1926
    • Thailand • Phrae, Wang Chin, near Wiang Kosai NP • 3♂1♀ • 14.5-18 mm • v-2018 • lam.#20964, 20965, 20966, 20967
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Niphona alboplagiata Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona albosignatipennis Breuning, 1968
  • Niphona andamana Breuning, 1974
  • Niphona andamanica Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona appendiculata Gerstaecker, 1871
    • Cameroon • Obout • 1♂ • 18.5 mm • x-1993 • lam.#2341
    • Kenya • 7-8km S-SO. Ukunda • 2♂3♀ • 12.5-13.5 mm • viii-2009 • lam.#12450, 12451, 12452, 12453, 12454
    • Tanzania • Mufindi, Mafinga • 1♂ • 14 mm • lam.#4676
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Niphona appendiculatoides Breuning, 1964
  • Niphona arrogans arrogans Pascoe, 1862
  • Niphona arrogans mindanaona Breuning, 1980
    • Mindanao • Bukidnon • 2♀ • 25.5 mm • vii-2013, viii-2013 • lam.#16822, 16823
    • Mindanao • Bukidnon, Kabanglasan • 1♀ • 20 mm • vii-2014 • lam.#21265
    • Mindanao • Misamis, Balingasag • 1♂1♀ • 21.5-23 mm • iv-2014 • lam.#21263, 21264
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Niphona batesi Gahan, 1895
  • Niphona belligerans Pesarini & Sabbadini, 1997
  • Niphona borneana Breuning, 1973
  • Niphona borneensis Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona cantonensis Gressitt, 1939
  • Niphona celebensis Breuning, 1961
    • Sulawesi • 1♀ • 20.5 mm • iv-1997 • lam.#13462
    • Sulawesi • Pulu Pulu • 1♂ • 25.5 mm • xi-1998 • lam.#13493
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Niphona chapaensis Pic, 1936
  • Niphona chinensis Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona crampeli Breuning, 1961


Taxa, synonyms

5 taxa refer to Niphona (Niphona)

  • Niphona Mulsant, 1839 [ sp. type : Niphona picticornis Mulsant, 1839 ]
  • Aelara Thomson, 1864 [ sp. type : Niphona regisfernandi Paiva, 1860 ]
  • Camptocnema Thomson, 1864 [ sp. type : Sthenias lateralis White, 1858 ]
  • Ocheutes Thomson, 1864 [ sp. type : Ocheutes scopulifera Thomson, 1864 ]
  • Falsoniphona Pic, 1925 [ sp. type : Falsoniphona lutea Pic, 1925 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Niphona Mulsant • Paris, Maison • 1839 • 1  : 169 [ nov ]
  • Niphona ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 40 [ div ]
  • Camptocnema Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 54, 367, 484 [ nov div ]
  • Ocheutes Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 54, 368 [ nov ]
  • Aelara Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 55, 368, 484 [ nov div ]
  • Niphona ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 55, 368
  • Aelara ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1864 • 3, 3, 1  : 57, 81 [ div ]
    details

    Aelara ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1864 • 3, 3, 1 : 57, 81

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Falsoniphona Pic • Mél. exot. Ent. • 1925 • 44  : 26 [ nov ]
  • Niphona ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1961 • 23, A, 3  : 739 [ key div ]
    details

    Niphona ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1961 • 23, A, 3 : 739

    General information

    • description ; key
  • Niphona ; Breuning • Ent. Arb. Mus. Frey • 1964 • 15  : 94 [ key ]
    details

    Niphona ; Breuning • Ent. Arb. Mus. Frey • 1964 • 15 : 94

    General information

    • key update element
  • Nyphona = Niphona ; Sama • Boll. Soc. ent. it. • 1991 • 123, 2  : 125
  • Niphona ; Hudepohl • Entomofauna • 1995 • 16, 14  : 295, 296 [ div ]
    details

    Niphona ; Hudepohl • Entomofauna • 1995 • 16, 14 : 295, 296

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Niphona ; Brustel & al. • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 2003 • 38, 4  : 453 [ div ]
    details

    Niphona ; Brustel & al. • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 2003 • 38, 4 : 453

    General information

    • remark