Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Phrynetopsis

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


Phrynetopsis Kolbe, 1894

H. J. Kolbe is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Phrynetopsis trituberculata Kolbe, 1894.

Phrynetopsis Kolbe, 1894 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Phrynetopsis has 7 species. The genus is ranked in the Phrynetini 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
Phrynetini
65 sp.
genus
Phrynetopsis
7 sp.


Gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Phrynetopsis marshalli ♂, Phrynetini, Togo
Phrynetopsis marshalli

Phrynetini
Togo
Phrynetopsis kolbei ♀, Phrynetini, Cameroon
Phrynetopsis kolbei

Phrynetini
Cameroon
Phrynetopsis fuscicornis ♂, Phrynetini, Tanzania
Phrynetopsis fuscicornis

Phrynetini
Tanzania
Phrynetopsis thomensis ♀, Phrynetini, Sao Tome
Phrynetopsis thomensis

Phrynetini
Sao Tome
Phrynetopsis variegata ♀, Phrynetini, Ethiopia
Phrynetopsis variegata

Phrynetini
Ethiopia
Phrynetopsis trituberculata ♀, Phrynetini, Tanzania
Phrynetopsis trituberculata

Phrynetini
Tanzania


Group

Phrynetopsis

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 7 species


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

8 species and subspecies

  • Phrynetopsis fuscicornis (Chevrolat, 1856)
    • Cameroon • Menguémé • 1♀ • 20 mm • v-1998 • lam.#12209
    • Cameroon • Prov. Centre • 1♀ • 25.5 mm • v-1996 • lam.#3172
    • Bioko • 1♀ • 24.5 mm • xii-1986 • lam.#12208
    • Tanzania • Kombara • 1♂ • 27.5 mm • iii-2003 • lam.#12210
    • Zimbabwe • 40 km S of Chipinge, Mt. Selinda • 1♀ • 24.5 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#12207
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
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    picture
  • Phrynetopsis kolbei Gahan, 1909
    • Cameroon • Reg. Batouri, Tikondi • 1♀ • 25 mm • xii-1993 • lam.#15656
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Phrynetopsis loveni Aurivillius, 1925
  • Phrynetopsis marshalli Breuning, 1935
    • Togo • Forêt de Kloto • 1♂ • 21 mm • ix-2013 • lam.#16743
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Phrynetopsis thomensis (Jordan, 1903)
    • Sao Tome • Macambara • 1♀ • 32 mm • iii-2003 • lam.#12205
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Phrynetopsis thomensis principis (Breuning, 1952)
    • Principe • 2♀ • 21.5-28 mm • ii-1990, ix-2003 • lam.#10277, 12206
    • Principe • Terreiro Velho • 1♀ • 24 mm • vi-2015 • lam.#19814
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Phrynetopsis trituberculata Kolbe, 1894
    • Tanzania • Mwanga, Mashati • 1♂1♀ • 30.5-31 mm • iii-2013 • lam.#16297, 16298
    • Tanzania • W. Usambara Mt., Gorogoro Ft., 1995m • 1♀ • 30 mm • xi-2004 • lam.#10002
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Phrynetopsis variegata (Reiche, 1849)
    • Ethiopia • Dembi, Illubabor • 1♀ • 24.5 mm • viii-1994 • lam.#1302
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Phrynetopsis

  • Anhomelix Kolbe, 1894 [ sp. type : Pachystola variegata Reiche, 1849 ]
  • Phrynetopsis Kolbe, 1894 [ sp. type : Phrynetopsis trituberculata Kolbe, 1894 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Phrynetopsis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38  : 271, 272, 279 [ cit key div ]
    more info

    Phrynetopsis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1937 • 8, 34-38 : 271, 272, 279 [ cit key div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key
  • Phrynetopsis ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18  : 118 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Phrynetopsis ; Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1907 • 3, 18 : 118 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Phrynetopsis Kolbe • Stett. ent. Ztg. • 1894 • 54  : 267 [ nov ]
  • Anhomelix Kolbe • Stett. ent. Ztg. • 1894 • 55, 1-3  : 33 [ nov ]