Insecta Coleoptera Cerambycidae


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  • Bibliography

Onychocerus

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


Onychocerus Lepeletier & Audinet-Serville, 1830

Lepeletier, A.L.M. & Audinet-Serville, J.G. are the authors of the original taxon.

The type species is Cerambyx scorpio Fabricius, 1781.

Onychocerus Lepeletier & Audinet-Serville, 1830 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Onychocerus has 8 species. This genus is ranked in the Anisocerini 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
21,866 sp/ssp.
tribe
Anisocerini
88 sp.
genus
Onychocerus
8 sp.


Gallery

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

Onychocerus albitarsis, ♂ [JPRC], Anisocerini, Brazil (Paraná)
Onychocerus albitarsis
♂ [JPRC]
Anisocerini
Brazil (Paraná)
Onychocerus aculeicornis, ♂ [JPRC], Anisocerini, Paraguay
Onychocerus aculeicornis
♂ [JPRC]
Anisocerini
Paraguay
Onychocerus aculeicornis, ♀ [JPRC], Anisocerini, Paraguay
Onychocerus aculeicornis
♀ [JPRC]
Anisocerini
Paraguay
Onychocerus scorpio, ♂ [JPRC], Anisocerini, French Guiana
Onychocerus scorpio
♂ [JPRC]
Anisocerini
French Guiana
Onychocerus scorpio, ♀ [JPRC], Anisocerini, French Guiana
Onychocerus scorpio
♀ [JPRC]
Anisocerini
French Guiana
Onychocerus concentricus, ♂ [JPRC], Anisocerini, French Guiana
Onychocerus concentricus
♂ [JPRC]
Anisocerini
French Guiana
Onychocerus concentricus, Anisocerini, French Guiana
Onychocerus concentricus
Anisocerini
French Guiana
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography • use implemented key in next section

  • key of Onychocerus • see Júlio & Monné, 2001


Implemented key

proposed key to select

  • a) Key to species adapted from (Julio & Monné,2001) • not translated


List of species

8 species

  • Onychocerus aculeicornis (Kirby, 1818)
    fig.
  • Onychocerus albitarsis Pascoe, 1859
    fig.
  • Onychocerus ampliatus Bates, 1875
  • Onychocerus concentricus Bates, 1862
    fig.
  • Onychocerus giesberti Júlio & Monné, 2001
  • Onychocerus hovorei Júlio & Monné, 2001
  • Onychocerus scorpio (Fabricius, 1781)
    fig.
  • Onychocerus versutus (Lane, 1966)


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Onychocerus



Bibliography

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

  • Onychocerus Lepeletier & Audinet-Serville • Ann. Sci. nat. • 1830 • 21  : 181 [ nov ]
  • Onychocerus ; Audinet-Serville • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1835 • 1 (4)  : 83 [ div ]
  • Onychocerus ; White • Cat. Col. Brit. Mus. • 1855 • II (8)  : 408 [ div ]
  • Onychocerus ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 33 [ div ]
  • Onychocerus ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 20, 351
  • Scorpionus Smith • The Amer. Natur. • 1884 • 18 (7)  : 727 [ nov ]
  • Onychocerus ; Villiers • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (n.s.) • 1980 • 16 (4)  : 586 [ div ]
  • Onychocerus ; Júlio & Monné • Bolm Mus. Nac. • 2001 • 443  : 1, 5 [ key ]
  • Onychocerus ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005  : 168 [ div ]
    details

    Onychocerus ; Chalumeau & Touroult • Pensoft Publ. • 2005 : 168

    General information

    • distinctive characters