Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • 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. The 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
~40,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,959 sp.
tribe
Tragocephalini
269 sp.
genus
Nyctopais
4 sp.


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Nyctopais mysteriosus, Tragocephalini, Cameroon
Nyctopais mysteriosus
Tragocephalini
Cameroon


Group

Nyctopais

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 4 species


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

4 species

  • Nyctopais burgeoni Breuning, 1934
  • Nyctopais jordani Aurivillius, 1913
  • Nyctopais mysteriosus Thomson, 1858
    • Cameroon • Eloudi Assok • 1lam. • 19.5 mm • xii-1983 • lam.#2872
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Nyctopais mysticus Jordan, 1894
    • Ivory Coast • Fresco • 1♂ • 13.5 mm • v-2009 • lam.#13077
    • Togo • Badou • 1♂ • 14.5 mm • viii-2008 • lam.#12546
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


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 illustration or data

  • Nyctopais ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1934 • 5-6, 1-13  : 9, 13, 46 [ cit key div ]
  • Nyctopais ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 171 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Nyctopais ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2 : 171 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Nyctopais ; Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9, 2  : 418, 421 [ cit ]
  • Nyctopais ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 88 [ cit ]
  • Nyctopais Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 172 [ nov div ]