Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

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.

The type species is Niphona picticornis Mulsant, 1839.

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

Niphona (Niphona) has 70 species and subspecies (68 species plus 2 non-nominal subspecies). The subgenus is the nominal 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
21,796 sp/ssp.
tribe
Pteropliini
2,132 sp/ssp.
genus
Niphona
72 sp/ssp.
subgenus
Niphona
68 sp. + 2 non-nominal subsp.


Gallery

Last images of Niphona (Niphona), to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection

Niphona fuscatrix, ♂ [JPRC], Pteropliini, S India (Tamil Nadu)
Niphona fuscatrix
♂ [JPRC]
Pteropliini
S India (Tamil Nadu)
Niphona fuscatrix, ♂ [JPRC], Pteropliini, Sri Lanka
Niphona fuscatrix
♂ [JPRC]
Pteropliini
Sri Lanka
Niphona fuscatrix, ♀ [JPRC], Pteropliini, Sri Lanka
Niphona fuscatrix
♀ [JPRC]
Pteropliini
Sri Lanka
Niphona malaccensis, ♂ [JPRC], Pteropliini, Sri Lanka
Niphona malaccensis
♂ [JPRC]
Pteropliini
Sri Lanka
Niphona princeps, ♂ [JPRC], Pteropliini, Thailand
Niphona princeps
♂ [JPRC]
Pteropliini
Thailand
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key complement of Niphona • see Breuning, 1964
  • key of Niphona • see Breuning, 1961


List of species

70 species and subspecies (68 species plus 2 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Niphona (Niphona) affinis Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona (Niphona) albofasciata Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona (Niphona) albolateralis Pic, 1926
  • Niphona (Niphona) alboplagiata Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona (Niphona) albosignatipennis Breuning, 1968
  • Niphona (Niphona) andamana Breuning, 1974
  • Niphona (Niphona) andamanica Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona (Niphona) appendiculata Gerstaecker, 1871
  • Niphona (Niphona) appendiculatoides Breuning, 1964
  • Niphona (Niphona) arrogans arrogans Pascoe, 1862
  • Niphona (Niphona) arrogans mindanaona Chemin & Vives, 2017
  • Niphona (Niphona) batesi Gahan, 1895
  • Niphona (Niphona) belligerans Pesarini & Sabbadini, 1997
  • Niphona (Niphona) borneana Breuning, 1973
  • Niphona (Niphona) borneensis Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona (Niphona) cantonensis Gressitt, 1939
  • Niphona (Niphona) celebensis Breuning, 1961
  • Niphona (Niphona) chapaensis Pic, 1936
  • Niphona (Niphona) chinensis Breuning, 1938
  • Niphona (Niphona) crampeli Breuning, 1961
  • Niphona (Niphona) dessumi Breuning, 1961
  • Niphona (Niphona) excisa Pascoe, 1862
  • Niphona (Niphona) falaizei Breuning, 1962
  • Niphona (Niphona) fasciculata (Pic, 1917)
  • Niphona (Niphona) furcata (Bates, 1873)


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 ; Hüdepohl • Entomofauna • 1995 • 16 (14)  : 295, 296 [ div ]
    details

    Niphona ; Hüdepohl • 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
  • Niphona ; Ashman & al. • Syst. Ent. • 2021  : 14 [ div ]
    details

    Niphona ; Ashman & al. • Syst. Ent. • 2021 : 14

    General information

    • Phylogeny ; remark