Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Prosopocera (Alphitopola)

Prosopocera (Alphitopola) is the scientific name of a group of Lamiinae -also called lamiines or flat-faced longhorned beetles-


Prosopocera (Alphitopola) Thomson, 1857

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Alphitopola lactea Thomson, 1857.

Prosopocera (Alphitopola) Thomson, 1857 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Prosopocera (Alphitopola) has 146 species plus 18 non-nominal subspecies. The subgenus is a subdivision of Prosopocera, genus ranked in the Prosopocerini 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
20,017 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
295 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
267 sp.
subgenus
Alphitopola
146 sp.


Group

Alphitopola

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 146 species


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Prosopocera (Alphitopola), to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Prosopocera mediovittata, ♀, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera mediovittata

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera aristocratica, ♀, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera aristocratica

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera aemilii, ♀, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera aemilii

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera bamakai, ♀, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera bamakai

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera aristocratica, ♂, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera aristocratica

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera aemilii, ♂, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera aemilii

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera ochraceomaculata, ♀, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera ochraceomaculata

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera schultzei obliquealbovittata, ♂, Prosopocerini, Malawi
Prosopocera schultzei obliquealbovittata

Prosopocerini
Malawi
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

164 species and subspecies (146 species and 18 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Prosopocera adlbaueri Rousset & al., 2016
  • Prosopocera aemilii Aurivillius, 1907
    image
    • Cameroon • Province du Centre, Mbingam • 1♂ • 22 mm • viii-2014 • lam.#21314
    • Central Africa R. • La Maboké • 1♀ • 21.5 mm • iii-1988 • lam.#3455
    • Gabon • Parc National de Waka • 1♀ • 22.5 mm • xi-2009 • lam.#13620
    • Gabon • Province de l'Estuaire, PN des Monts de Cristal, Station de Kinguélé • 1♂ • 22 mm • xi-2019 • lam.#21363
    • Ivory Coast • 1♂ • 21 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#3397
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera alba Breuning, 1938
  • Prosopocera albicollis Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera alboguttata (Aurivillius, 1910)
  • Prosopocera albomaculata Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera albosignata Breuning, 1938
  • Prosopocera allaeri (Breuning, 1976)
  • Prosopocera alluaudi (Breuning, 1956)
  • Prosopocera antennalis (Gahan, 1898)
  • Prosopocera apralutea Breuning, 1977
  • Prosopocera aristocratica (Thomson, 1868)
    image
    • Gabon • Province de l'Estuaire, PN des Monts de Cristal, Station de Kinguélé • 1♂ • 15 mm • xi-2019 • lam.#21347
    • Gabon • Tchimbele • 1♀ • 20.5 mm • ii-2007 • lam.#13628
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera arrowiana (Breuning, 1936)
  • Prosopocera balteata (Aurivillius, 1911)
  • Prosopocera bamakai Lepesme & Breuning, 1953
    image
    • Gabon • Province de l'Estuaire, PN des Monts de Cristal, Station de Kinguélé • 1♀ • 16 mm • xi-2019 • lam.#21349
    • Ivory Coast • 1♂ • 12 mm • x-1998 • lam.#3402
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera bamakoi Breuning
  • Prosopocera bella Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera bettoni (Gahan, 1898)
  • Prosopocera bivittata (Aurivillius, 1913)
  • Prosopocera bivitticollis Breuning, 1961


Taxa, synonyms

9 taxa refer to Prosopocera (Alphitopola)



Bibliography

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

  • Alphitopola Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1835 • ed. 2, 4  : 348 [ nov ]
  • Aphitopola Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1837 • ed. 3, 5  : 375 [ nov ]
  • Alphitopola Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1857 • 1  : 299, 489, 515 [ nov div syn ]
  • Alphitopola = Aphitopola ; Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1857 • 1  : 299
  • Hodoeporus Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2  : 188 [ nov div ]
    details

    Hodoeporus Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1858 • 2 : 188

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Alphitopola ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 42, 68 [ div syn ]
  • Alphitopola = Hodoeporus ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 68
  • Alphitopola ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 72, 376
  • Zalatida Fahraeus • Oefvers. Vet. Ak. Förh. • 1873 • 29, 2  : 33 [ nov ]
  • Anybostetha Quedenfeldt • Berl. ent. Zs. • 1888 • 32  : 201 [ nov ]
  • Galactesthes Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1897 • 66  : 152 [ nov ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 158, 162 [ key div syn ]
    details

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 158, 162

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key
    • synonymy
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 196 [ div syn ]
  • Alphitopola = Zalatida ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 196
  • Alphitopola = Anybostetha ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 196
  • Prosopocera (Alphitola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8  : 35
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Bull. Mus. Hist. nat. Belg. • 1948 • 24, 38  : 23 [ key ]
    details

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Bull. Mus. Hist. nat. Belg. • 1948 • 24, 38 : 23

    General information

    • key update element
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Lepesme & Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 661 [ key div ]
  • Lepesmia Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 672 [ nov div ]
  • Pseuderemon Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1966 • 74, 1-2  : 181 [ nov div ]
    details

    Pseuderemon Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1966 • 74, 1-2 : 181

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name