Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Apomecyna (Apomecyna)

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


Apomecyna (Apomecyna) Dejean, 1821

P.F. Dejean is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Saperda alboguttata Megerle, 1802.

Apomecyna (Apomecyna) Dejean, 1821 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Apomecyna (Apomecyna) has 88 species and subspecies (72 species plus 16 non-nominal subspecies). The subgenus is the nominal subdivision of Apomecyna, genus ranked in the Apomecynini 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
20,080 sp.
tribe
Apomecynini
1,787 sp.
genus
Apomecyna
76 sp.
subgenus
Apomecyna
72 sp.


Gallery

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Apomecyna saltator saltator, ♀, Apomecynini, Assam
Apomecyna saltator saltator

Apomecynini
Assam
Apomecyna leucosticta, ♂, Apomecynini, Sikkim
Apomecyna leucosticta

Apomecynini
Sikkim
Apomecyna cretacea, ♀, Apomecynini, Uttar Pradesh
Apomecyna cretacea

Apomecynini
Uttar Pradesh
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key complement of Apomecyna • see Breuning, 1968
  • key of Apomecyna • see Breuning, 1960


List of species

88 species and subspecies (72 species and 16 non-nominal subspecies)...

88 species and subspecies (72 species and 16 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Apomecyna acutipennis Kolbe, 1894
  • Apomecyna adspersaria Breuning, 1942
  • Apomecyna alboannulata Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna albovaria Breuning, 1954
  • Apomecyna angolensis Breuning, 1950
  • Apomecyna atomaria Pascoe, 1858
  • Apomecyna binubila binubila Pascoe, 1858
    • Ethiopie, Gamo Goffa, Konso • 2♂1♀ • iv-2002 • lam.#9891, 9892, 9893
    • Kenya, Meru distr., Materi (Mitunguu), 800m • 3lam. dont 1♂ • iv-1987 • lam.#4944, 4945, 9890
    • Kenya, Shimba Hills • 1♂ • vii-1998 • lam.#10198
    • Kenya, Talek river, Masai Mara, 1300m • 1lam. • xii-1997 • lam.#4949
    • Somalie, Benadir Mogadiscio, 7°km • 2lam. • v-1986 • lam.#4942, 4943
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Apomecyna binubila bisignata Breuning, 1952
  • Apomecyna binubila voicola Teocchi & al., 2013
  • Apomecyna bivittata Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna bizonata Breuning, 1969
  • Apomecyna bremeri Breuning, 1982
  • Apomecyna brunnea Hintz, 1919
  • Apomecyna cavifrons Thomson, 1868
  • Apomecyna ceylonica Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna cochinchinensis Breuning, 1982
  • Apomecyna collarti Breuning, 1948
  • Apomecyna corrugata Breuning, 1938
  • Apomecyna cretacea (Hope, 1831)
    image
    • India, Uttarpradesh, Almora • 2♀ • 11-11.5 mm • vii-2003 • lam.#7468, 7469
    • India, Assam, Manas • 1♀ • 8.5 mm • vi-1995 • lam.#19201
    • India, Puducherry, Bahoor • 1♂ • 11 mm • vii-2004 • lam.#7783
    • India, Puducherry, Reddiarpalayam, Kamban Nagar • 1♂1♀ • vii-2004 • lam.#7782, 7784
    • India, Tamil Nadu, Villupuram district, Ponniyar river, Lachabaram • 2♂2♀ • viii-2012 • lam.#15343, 15344, 15345, 15346
    • India, Tamil Nadu, Villupuram district, Ponniyar river, Thelymaidu • 1♂3♀ • 11 mm • vii-2012, viii-2012 • lam.#15331, 15334, 15335, 15338
    • India, Tamil Nadu, Villupuram district, Thelymaidu • 3♂ • viii-2012 • lam.#15340, 15341, 15342
    • Thailand, Phrae, Wang Chin, near Wiang Kosai NP • 7♂1♀ • 12.5-16 mm • v-2018 • lam.#20524, 20525, 20526, 20528, 20529, 20530, 20533, 20534
    datas
  • Apomecyna curticornis Breuning, 1960


Taxa, synonyms

6 taxa refer to Apomecyna (Apomecyna)...

6 taxa refer to Apomecyna (Apomecyna)

  • Apomecyna Dejean, 1821 [ sp. type : Saperda alboguttata Megerle, 1802 ]
  • Mecynapus Thomson, 1858 [ sp. type : Mecynapus longipennis Thomson, 1858 ]
  • Vocula Lacordaire, 1872 [ sp. type : Vocula irrorata Lacordaire, 1872 ]
  • Pseudalbana Pic, 1895 [ sp. type : Pseudalbana lameerei Pic, 1895 ]
  • Anapomecyna Pic, 1925 [ sp. type : Anapomecyna luteomaculata Pic, 1925 ]
  • Parapomecyna Breuning, 1968 [ sp. type : Parapomecyna flavomaculata Breuning, 1968 ]


Bibliography

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

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

  • Apomecyna Dejean • Crevot • 1821  : 108 [ nov ]
  • Apomecyna ; Audinet-Serville • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1835 • 1, 4  : 77
  • Mecynapus Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 187 [ nov div ]
    details

    Mecynapus Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2 : 187

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Apomecyna ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 70
  • Apomecyna ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 45, 364 [ syn ]
  • Apomecyna = Mecynapus ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 45
  • Apomecyna ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2  : 141, 152 [ div ]
    details

    Apomecyna ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1865 • 3, 3, 2 : 141, 152

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Vocula Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9, 2  : 587 [ nov ]
  • Pseudalbana Pic • L'Echange • 1895 • 11, 127  : 77 [ nov ]
  • Anapomecyna Pic • Mél. exot. Ent. • 1925 • 43  : 29 [ nov ]
  • Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 1  : 219 [ div ]
    details

    Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 1 : 219

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2  : 573 [ key div ]
    details

    Apomecyna ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2 : 573

    General information

    • description ; key
  • Apomecyna (Apomecyna) ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2  : 574, 578 [ div ]
    details

    Apomecyna (Apomecyna) ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2 : 574, 578

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Apomecyna < trifasciata ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 2  : 579
  • Apomecyna ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165  : 344 [ key ]
    details

    Apomecyna ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165 : 344

    General information

    • key update element
  • Parapomecyna Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165  : 345 [ nov div ]
    details

    Parapomecyna Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165 : 345

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
    • new taxon/name
  • Apomecyna ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1  : 73, 99 [ div ]
    details

    Apomecyna ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1 : 73, 99

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters