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Niphona

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


Niphona Mulsant, 1839

E. Mulsant is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Niphona picticornis Mulsant, 1839.

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

Niphona has 3 subgenera and 72 species and subspecies (70 species plus 2 non-nominal subspecies). This genus is 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
21,864 sp/ssp.
tribe
Pteropliini
2,132 sp/ssp.
genus
Niphona
70 sp. + 2 non-nominal subsp.


Group

Niphona  [72]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 3 subgenera


Gallery

Last images of 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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List of species

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

  • Niphona (Hamatoniphona) longicornis (Pic, 1926)
  • 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)


Taxa, synonyms

7 taxa refer to 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 ]
  • Hamatoniphona Pic, 1936 [ sp. type : Camptocnema longicornis Pic, 1926 ]
  • Niphona (Spinoniphona) Hua, 1989 [ sp. type : Niphona (Spinoniphona) longzhouensis Hua, 1989 ]


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 ]
  • Hamatoniphona Pic • L'Echange • 1936 • 52 (466)  : 31 [ 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 (Hammatoniphona) ; Breuning • Verl. Mus. G. Frey Tutz. München • 1961 • 4  : 231
  • 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
  • Niphona (Spinoniphona) Hua • Acta Sci. Nat. Univ. Sunyatseni • 1989 • 1987 (2)  : 74 [ nov ]
  • 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 • 47  : 226 [ div ]
    details

    Niphona ; Ashman & al. • Syst. Ent. • 2021 • 47 : 226

    General information

    • Phylogeny ; remark