Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Petrognatha gigas

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


Petrognatha gigas (Fabricius, 1793)

J. C. Fabricius is the author of the original taxon.

Petrognatha gigas (Fabricius, 1793) is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Petrognatha genus ranked in the Petrognathini 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
19,935 sp.
tribe
Petrognathini
14 sp.
genus
Petrognatha
1 sp.
species
gigas


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Petrognatha gigas ♂, Petrognathini, Ivory Coast
Petrognatha gigas

Petrognathini
Ivory Coast
Petrognatha gigas ♀, Petrognathini, R. D. Congo
Petrognatha gigas

Petrognathini
R. D. Congo
Petrognatha gigas ♂, Petrognathini, Ivory Coast
Petrognatha gigas

Petrognathini
Ivory Coast


Group

gigas

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

3 taxa refer to Petrognatha gigas



Bibliography

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

  • Petrognatha gigas ; Adlbauer & Beck • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2017 • ser. ns, 28  : 10 [ cit loc ill ]
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    Petrognatha gigas ; Adlbauer & Beck • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2017 • ser. ns, 28 : 10 [ cit loc ill ]

    General information

    • color photo, ♀

    Distribution, location

    • Sénégal
    • Guinea-Bissau
    • Guinea
    • Sierra Leone
    • Liberia
    • Côte d'Ivoire
    • Ghana
    • Togo
    • Benin
    • Nigeria
    • R. Centrafricaine
    • Kamerun
    • Gabun
    • Kongo-Brazzaville
    • Kongo-Kinshasa
    • Angola
    • Aethiopien : 30 km S Jima, SNNPR, prov. Kaffa
    • Uganda
  • Petrognatha gigas ; Coulibaly & al. • IIRSDA, coll. entom. • 1989 • 6  : 19 [ cit loc ]
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    Petrognatha gigas ; Coulibaly & al. • IIRSDA, coll. entom. • 1989 • 6 : 19 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • Côte d'Ivoire : Adiopodoumé
  • Petrognatha gigas ; Breuning & Teocchi • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1982 • 44, A, 1-2  : 154 [ cit ill ]
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    Petrognatha gigas ; Breuning & Teocchi • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1982 • 44, A, 1-2 : 154 [ cit ill ]

    General information

    • black and white drawing, part
  • Petrognatha gigas ; Breuning & Villiers • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1972 • 34, A, 2  : 362 [ cit loc ]
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    Petrognatha gigas ; Breuning & Villiers • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1972 • 34, A, 2 : 362 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • Sénégambie, Sénégal : Dakar, Sébikotane, Bambey
  • Petrognatha gigas ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165  : 312 [ cit loc ]
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    Petrognatha gigas ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165 : 312 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • Côte d'Ivoire : Divo ; Bingerville
  • Petrognatha gigas var. spinosa = Petrognatha gigas var. spinosissima ; Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 362 [ cit ]
  • Petrognatha gigas m. spinosa ; Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 362 [ cit div syn ]
  • Petrognatha gigas ; Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 361 [ cit ill div ]
  • Petrognatha gigas ; Lepesme • Longicornia • 1950 • 1  : 589 [ cit ill ]
  • Petrognatha gigas var. spinosa ; Schouteden • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1927 • 4, 2  : 44 [ cit loc ]
  • Petrognatha gigas ; Heyne & Taschenberg • Exot. Käf. • 1908 • 25-26  : 243 [ cit ill ]
  • Petrognatha gigas var. spinosa Kolbe • Stett. ent. Ztg. • 1894 • 55  : 39 [ nov ]
  • Lamia gigas ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 83 [ cit ]
  • Lamia gigas ; Blanchard • Dict. Hist. Nat. Col. • 1849 [ cit ill ]
  • Omacantha gigas ; Audinet-Serville • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1835 • 1, 4  : 89 [ cit des ]
  • Cerambyx gigas ; Olivier • Ent. • 1795 • 4, 67  : 59 [ cit ill ]
  • Lamia gigas Fabricius • Hafniae, Proft • 1793 • 1, 2  : 265 [ nov ]


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

3 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Ivory Coast • Abidjan, Cocody • 1♂ • 51 mm • xi-1996 • lam.#2821
  • R. D. Congo • 1♂1♀ • 53-56 mm • lam.#1557, 1558