Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Implemented key
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Potemnemus

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


Potemnemus Thomson, 1864

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Cerambyx scabrosus Olivier, 1790.

Potemnemus Thomson, 1864 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Potemnemus has 13 species. This genus is ranked in the Lamiini 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
20,081 sp.
tribe
Lamiini
1,525 sp.
genus
Potemnemus
13 sp.


Region

World  [13]

distribution map

Distribution for species of Potemnemus...



Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Potemnemus, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Potemnemus sepicanus, ♀, Lamiini, Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus sepicanus

Lamiini
Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus trimaculatus, ♂, Lamiini, Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus trimaculatus

Lamiini
Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus trimaculatus, ♀, Lamiini, Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus trimaculatus

Lamiini
Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus rosenbergii, ♀, Lamiini, Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus rosenbergii

Lamiini
Eastern New Guinea
Potemnemus scabrosus, ♂, Lamiini, Western New Guinea
Potemnemus scabrosus

Lamiini
Western New Guinea
Potemnemus scabrosus, ♀, Lamiini, Western New Guinea
Potemnemus scabrosus

Lamiini
Western New Guinea
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

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

  • key of Potemnemus • see Wallin & Kvamme, 2015


Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens...


List of species

13 species...

13 species

  • Potemnemus ennevei de Jong, 1947
  • Potemnemus kaszabi (Breuning, 1973)
  • Potemnemus lima (Pascoe, 1866)
  • Potemnemus nylanderi Wallin & Kvamme, 2015
  • Potemnemus pristis (Pascoe, 1866)
  • Potemnemus rosenbergii (Vollenhoven, 1871)
    image
    • Papua New Guinea, Morobe prov., Aseki, Pawamanga village • 1♀ • 36.5 mm • vii-2007 • lam.#15629
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Potemnemus scabrosus (Olivier, 1790)
    image
    • PNG, Milne Bay Prov., Goodlack I. • 1♀ • 44.5 mm • xii-1991 • lam.#19134
    • Irian Jaya, Mt. Arfak • 1♂1♀ • 36.5 mm • x-2010 • lam.#15897, 15898
    • Irian Jaya, Nabire • 2♂ • 31-32 mm • ix-2008 • lam.#14097, 14247
    • Irian Jaya, Timika • 1♂1♀ • 36-39 mm • xi-1998, iv-1999 • lam.#13437, 13449
    • Irian Jaya, Yahukimo • 1♂ • 36 mm • xii-2008 • lam.#15896
    • Yapen • 1♀ • 37.5 mm • iv-1999 • lam.#8092
    datas
  • Potemnemus sepicanus Kriesche, 1923
    image
    • PNG, Aseki-Morobe Prov. • 1♀ • 41 mm • v-2000 • lam.#19136
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Potemnemus thomsoni Lansberge, 1880
  • Potemnemus trimaculatus Lea, 1918
    image
    • Papua New Guinea, Morobe prov., Aseki, Paiwini village • 1♂ • 38 mm • xii-1995 • lam.#15630
    • Papua New Guinea, Morobe prov., Wau Valley • 1♀ • 41 mm • iv-2004 • lam.#14142
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Potemnemus tuberifer Gahan, 1894
  • Potemnemus wheatcrofti (Breuning, 1971)
  • Potemnemus wolfi Berchmans, 1925


Taxa, synonyms

3 taxa refer to Potemnemus...

3 taxa refer to Potemnemus

  • Potemnemus Thomson, 1864 [ sp. type : Cerambyx scabrosus Olivier, 1790 ]
  • Parapotemnemus Breuning, 1971 [ sp. type : Parapotemnemus wheatcrofti Breuning, 1971 ]
  • Spinopotemnemus Breuning, 1973 [ sp. type : Spinopotemnemus kaszabi Breuning, 1973 ]


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

  • Potemnemus Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 81, 381 [ nov ]
  • Protemnemus ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1866 • 3, 3, 3  : 260, 280 [ div ]
    details

    Protemnemus ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1866 • 3, 3, 3 : 260, 280

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Potemnemus ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 117
  • Potemnemus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137  : 509 [ div ]
    details

    Potemnemus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137 : 509

    General information

    • description
  • Parapotemnemus Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1971 • 47, 33  : 1 [ nov ]
  • Spinopotemnemus Breuning • Fol. Entomol. Hung. • 1973 • 26  : 16 [ nov div ]
    details

    Spinopotemnemus Breuning • Fol. Entomol. Hung. • 1973 • 26 : 16

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Potemnemus ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1  : 187 [ syn ]
  • Potemnemus = Spinopotemnemus ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1  : 187
  • Potemnemus ; Wallin & Kvamme • Zootaxa • 2015 • 4040, 5  : 502, 527 [ loc key div syn ]
    details

    Potemnemus ; Wallin & Kvamme • Zootaxa • 2015 • 4040, 5 : 502, 527

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters ; key
    • distribution map
    • synonymy
    • distribution, location
  • Potemnemus = Parapotemnemus ; Wallin & Kvamme • Zootaxa • 2015 • 4040, 5  : 502