Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Prosopocera argus argus

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


Prosopocera (Hierogyna) argus argus (Thomson, 1868)

J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.

Prosopocera (Hierogyna) argus argus (Thomson, 1868) is the full name of the group-subspecies in the taxonomic classification system.

The group is the nominate subdivision of Prosopocera argus, species combined with the 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
19,923 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
294 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
266 sp.
subgenus
Hierogyna
18 sp.
species
argus
2 subsp.
subspecies
argus


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Prosopocera argus argus ♂, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera argus argus

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera argus argus ♀, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera argus argus

Prosopocerini
Gabon


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Prosopocera argus argus



Group

(argus)

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

4 taxa refer to Prosopocera argus argus

  • Hierogyna argus Thomson, 1868 [ type locality : Old Calabar ]
  • Prosopocera punctulata Jordan, 1894 [ type locality : Kuilu ]
  • Prosopocera fulva Jordan, 1903 [ type locality : French Congo, Benito ]
  • Prosopocera (Hierogyna) bomansi Breuning, 1965 [ type locality : Congo, Kivu, Kahuzi ]


Bibliography

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

  • Hierogyna argus = Prosopocera (Hierogyna) bomansi ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2011 • ser. ns, 4  : 34 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Hierogyna) argus ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2011 • ser. ns, 4  : 34 [ cit ill syn ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Hierogyna) argus ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2011 • ser. ns, 4 : 34 [ cit ill syn ]

    General information

    • color photo
  • Prosopocera argus ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2007 • 65  : 5 [ cit ill div ]
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    Prosopocera argus ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2007 • 65 : 5 [ cit ill div ]

    General information

    • remark
    • color photo
  • Hierogyna argus = Prosopocera punctulata ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4  : 639 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Hierogyna) argus ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4  : 639 [ cit loc ill syn ]
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    Prosopocera (Hierogyna) argus ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4 : 639 [ cit loc ill syn ]

    General information

    • color photo

    Distribution, location

    • Nigéria, Vieux Calabar
    • Cameroun : Menguemé
    • Guinée équatoriale : Cabo San Juan
    • Gabon : Rio Benito, Kuilu
    • R. P. Congo
    • R. D. Congo
  • Prosopocera (Hierogyna) bomansi Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1965 • 71, 3-4  : 305 [ nov loc div ]
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    Prosopocera (Hierogyna) bomansi Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1965 • 71, 3-4 : 305 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • description

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] Congo : Kivu, Kahuzi
  • Prosopocera (Hierogyna) argus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 184 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Hierogyna) punctulata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 184 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera punctulata ; Hintz • Ann. Naturhistor. Mus. Wien • 1916 • 30  : 232 [ cit loc ]
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    Prosopocera punctulata ; Hintz • Ann. Naturhistor. Mus. Wien • 1916 • 30 : 232 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • Zentralafrika : Mawambi
  • Prosopocera fulva ; Hintz • Ann. Naturhistor. Mus. Wien • 1916 • 30  : 232 [ cit loc ]
    more info

    Prosopocera fulva ; Hintz • Ann. Naturhistor. Mus. Wien • 1916 • 30 : 232 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • Zentralafrika : Mawambi
  • Prosopocera fulva Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 158 [ nov loc div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera fulva Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2 : 158 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] French Congo, Benito
  • Prosopocera punctulata Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1894 • 1, 1  : 198 [ nov loc ]
  • Hierogyna argus Thomson • Physis Rec. Hist. nat. • 1868 • 2, 6  : 167 [ nov loc des ]


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

2 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Gabon • Waka • 1♂1♀ • 25-27 mm • xi-2009 • lam.#13621, 13626