Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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  • Gallery
  • Key to subgroups
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Nyctopais

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


Nyctopais Thomson, 1858

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Nyctopais mysteriosus Thomson, 1858.

Nyctopais Thomson, 1858 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Nyctopais has 4 species. This genus is ranked in the Tragocephalini 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
21,861 sp/ssp.
tribe
Tragocephalini
277 sp/ssp.
genus
Nyctopais
4 sp.


Group

Nyctopais  [4]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 4 species


Gallery

Last images of Nyctopais, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection

Nyctopais mysteriosus [JPRC], Tragocephalini, Cameroon
Nyctopais mysteriosus [JPRC]
Tragocephalini
Cameroon
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key of Nyctopais • see Breuning, 1934


List of species

4 species

  • Nyctopais burgeoni Breuning, 1934
  • Nyctopais jordani Aurivillius, 1913
  • Nyctopais mysteriosus Thomson, 1858
    fig.
  • Nyctopais mysticus Jordan, 1894


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Nyctopais

  • Nyctopais Thomson, 1858 [ sp. type : Nyctopais mysteriosus Thomson, 1858 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Nyctopais Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 172 [ nov div ]
    details

    Nyctopais Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2 : 172

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Nyctopais ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 88
  • Nyctopais ; Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9 (2)  : 418, 421
  • Nyctopais ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10 (2)  : 171 [ div ]
    details

    Nyctopais ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10 (2) : 171

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Nyctopais ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1934 • 5-6 (1-13)  : 9, 13, 46 [ key div ]