Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Bibliography

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. 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
~40,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,959 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
295 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
267 sp.
subgenus
Alphitopola
146 sp.


Gallery

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

Prosopocerini
Malawi
Prosopocera flavosignata, ♂, Prosopocerini, Ivory Coast
Prosopocera flavosignata

Prosopocerini
Ivory Coast
Prosopocera lameerei, ♂, Prosopocerini, Ivory Coast
Prosopocera lameerei

Prosopocerini
Ivory Coast
Prosopocera gahani, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera gahani
Prosopocerini
Cameroon
Prosopocera lockleyi, ♀, Prosopocerini, Ivory Coast
Prosopocera lockleyi

Prosopocerini
Ivory Coast
Prosopocera imitans, ♀, Prosopocerini, Ivory Coast
Prosopocera imitans

Prosopocerini
Ivory Coast
Prosopocera sexmaculata, ♀, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera sexmaculata

Prosopocerini
Cameroon
Prosopocera splendida, ♂, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera splendida

Prosopocerini
Cameroon


Group

Alphitopola

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 146 species


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

164 species and subspecies

  • Prosopocera adlbaueri Rousset & al., 2016
  • Prosopocera aemilii Aurivillius, 1907
    • 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
    • Ivory Coast • 1♂ • 21 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#3397
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • 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)
    • 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
    • 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 illustration or data

  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Sudre & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2019 • ser. ns, 34  : 29 [ cit div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Sudre & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2019 • ser. ns, 34 : 29 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Alphitopola ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282  : 75 [ cit div ]
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    Alphitopola ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282 : 75 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • remark
  • Alphitopola = Lepesmia ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 11  : 6 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4  : 642 [ cit div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4 : 642 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Alphitopola = Parachariesthoides ; Teocchi • Rev. Zool. Afr. • 1989 • 103  : 326 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Teocchi • Rev. Zool. Afr. • 1989 • 103  : 326 [ cit syn ]
  • Alphitopola = Galactesthes ; Teocchi • Rev. Fr. Entomol. (n.s.) • 1989 • 11, 1  : 16 [ cit ]
  • Parachariesthoides Breuning • Rev. Zool. Afr. • 1976 • 90, 4  : 1033 [ nov div ]
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    Parachariesthoides Breuning • Rev. Zool. Afr. • 1976 • 90, 4 : 1033 [ nov div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Scapochariesthoides Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1974 • 88, 1  : 111 [ nov div ]
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    Scapochariesthoides Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1974 • 88, 1 : 111 [ nov div ]

    General information

    • description
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Veiga-Ferreira • Revta. Ent. Moçambique • 1966 • 9, 1-2  : 244, 253 [ cit div ]
  • Pseuderemon Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1966 • 74, 1-2  : 181 [ nov div ]
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    Pseuderemon Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1966 • 74, 1-2 : 181 [ nov div ]

    General information

    • description
  • Lepesmia Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 672 [ nov div ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Lepesme & Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 661 [ cit key div ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Bull. Mus. Hist. nat. Belg. • 1948 • 24, 38  : 23 [ cit key ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Bull. Mus. Hist. nat. Belg. • 1948 • 24, 38 : 23 [ cit key ]

    General information

    • key update element
  • Prosopocera (Alphitola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8  : 35 [ cit ]
  • Alphitopola = Anybostetha ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 196 [ cit ]
  • Alphitopola = Zalatida ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 196 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 196 [ cit div syn ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 158, 162 [ cit key div syn ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 158, 162 [ cit key div syn ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key
  • Galactesthes Fairmaire • Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. • 1897 • 66  : 152 [ nov ]