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. The genus is ranked in the Monochamini 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
19,952 sp.
tribe
Monochamini
1,405 sp.
genus
Potemnemus
13 sp.


Gallery

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Potemnemus scabrosus ♂, Monochamini, West New Guinea
Potemnemus scabrosus

Monochamini
West New Guinea
Potemnemus trimaculatus ♂, Monochamini, East New Guinea
Potemnemus trimaculatus

Monochamini
East New Guinea
Potemnemus rosenbergii ♀, Monochamini, East New Guinea
Potemnemus rosenbergii

Monochamini
East New Guinea


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for species of Potemnemus



Key to subgroups

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



Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens


List of 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)
    • East New Guinea • Morobe prov., Aseki, Pawamanga village • 1♀ • 36.5 mm • vii-2007 • lam.#15629
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
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  • Potemnemus scabrosus (Olivier, 1790)
    • East New Guinea • Milne Bay Prov., Goodlack I. • 1♀ • 44.5 mm • xii-1991 • lam.#19134
    • Geelvink Is. • Yapen I., • 1♀ • 37.5 mm • iv-1999 • lam.#8092
    • West New Guinea • Mt. Arfak • 1♂1♀ • 36.5 mm • x-2010 • lam.#15897, 15898
    • West New Guinea • Nabire • 2♂ • 31-32 mm • ix-2008 • lam.#14097, 14247
    • West New Guinea • Timika • 1♂1♀ • 36-39 mm • xi-1998, iv-1999 • lam.#13437, 13449
    • West New Guinea • Yahukimo • 1♂ • 36 mm • xii-2008 • lam.#15896
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  • Potemnemus sepicanus Kriesche, 1923
    • East New Guinea • 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
    • East New Guinea • Morobe prov., Aseki, Paiwini village • 1♂ • 38 mm • xii-1995 • lam.#15630
    • East New Guinea • Morobe prov., Wau Valley • 1♀ • 41 mm • iv-2004 • lam.#14142
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
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  • Potemnemus tuberifer Gahan, 1894
  • Potemnemus wheatcrofti (Breuning, 1971)
  • Potemnemus wolfi Berchmans, 1925


Taxa, synonyms

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 illustration or data

  • Potemnemus = Parapotemnemus ; Wallin & Kvamme • Zootaxa • 2015 • 4040, 5  : 502 [ cit ]
  • Potemnemus ; Wallin & Kvamme • Zootaxa • 2015 • 4040, 5  : 502, 527 [ cit loc key div syn ]
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    Potemnemus ; Wallin & Kvamme • Zootaxa • 2015 • 4040, 5 : 502, 527 [ cit loc key div syn ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters ; key
    • distribution map
    • distribution, location
  • Potemnemus = Spinopotemnemus ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1  : 187 [ cit ]
  • Potemnemus ; Slipinski & Escalona • CSIRO Publ. • 2013 • 1  : 187 [ cit syn ]
  • Spinopotemnemus Breuning • Fol. Entomol. Hung. • 1973 • 26  : 16 [ nov div ]
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    Spinopotemnemus Breuning • Fol. Entomol. Hung. • 1973 • 26 : 16 [ nov div ]

    General information

    • description
  • Parapotemnemus Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1971 • 47, 33  : 1 [ nov ]
  • Potemnemus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137  : 509 [ cit div ]
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    Potemnemus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1944 • 13, 107-137 : 509 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description
  • Potemnemus ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1922 • 73  : 117 [ cit ]
  • Protemnemus ; Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1866 • 3, 3, 3  : 260, 280 [ cit div ]
    more info

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

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters
  • Potemnemus Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 81, 381 [ nov ]