Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Region
  • Group
  • Key to subgroups
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Pinacosterna

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


Pinacosterna Harold, 1879

E. Harold is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Pinacosterna nachtigali Harold, 1879.

Pinacosterna Harold, 1879 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Pinacosterna has 4 species. The genus is ranked in the Sternotomini 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
19,994 sp.
tribe
Sternotomini
78 sp.
genus
Pinacosterna
4 sp.


Group

Pinacosterna

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 4 species


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

4 species

  • Pinacosterna mechowi Quedenfeldt, 1881
    • Central Africa R. • Bimbo • 1♂ • ii-1984 • lam.#3445
    • R. D. Congo • Haut-Zaire, Buta • 1♀ • 22 mm • lam.#7888
    • R. D. Congo • Kolwezi • 1♂1♀ • 18-19 mm • x-1992 • lam.#1515, 1516
    • R. D. Congo • Lubumbashi, Mituala • 1♂ • 20 mm • v-1976 • lam.#7889
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Pinacosterna mimica Jordan, 1903
  • Pinacosterna nachtigali Harold, 1879
    • Cameroon • Prov. Centre • 1♀ • 19.5 mm • xi-1995 • lam.#3151
    • R. D. Congo • Haut-Zaire, Buta • 1♂1♀ • 18.5-21 mm • lam.#7885, 7887
    • R. D. Congo • Tumikia, Bandudu • 1♀ • 19.5 mm • xii-1988 • lam.#7886
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Pinacosterna weymanni Quedenfeldt, 1882
    • R. D. Congo • Banbundu, Kenge • 1♂ • 18 mm • iii-1987 • lam.#7883
    • R. D. Congo • Lubumbashi • 1♂ • 18 mm • v-1976 • lam.#7884
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Pinacosterna

  • Pinacosterna Harold, 1879 [ sp. type : Pinacosterna nachtigali Harold, 1879 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Pinacosterna ; Lepesme & Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 284 [ cit key div ]
  • Pinacosterna ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1935 • 6-7, 13-20  : 100, 110 [ cit key div ]
  • Pinacosterna Harold • Coleopt. Hefte • 1879 • 16  : 189 [ nov ]