Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Prosopocera cretacea

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


Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea Jordan, 1903

K. Jordan is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Malawi.

Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea Jordan, 1903 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is 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
19,959 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
295 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
267 sp.
subgenus
Alphitopola
146 sp.
species
cretacea


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Prosopocera cretacea



Group

cretacea

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Prosopocera cretacea

  • Prosopocera cretacea Jordan, 1903 [ type locality : Nyassaland, Fort Johnstone ]
  • Prosopocera cretacea m. rufipes Breuning, 1953 [ type locality : Zimbabwe, Gatooma ]


Bibliography

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

  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea m. rufipes ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2010 • 107  : 2 [ cit loc ill div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea m. rufipes ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2010 • 107 : 2 [ cit loc ill div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
    • color photo

    Distribution, location

    • Malawi : Mpatamanga Forest, Mwanza District, 260m
    • Zimbabwe : Gatooma
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Delahaye • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2009 • 96  : 18 [ cit loc ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Delahaye • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2009 • 96 : 18 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • Zambie : Central Province et Western Province
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Sudre & Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 14  : 9 [ cit loc ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Sudre & Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 14 : 9 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution, location

    • R. D. Congo
    • Tanzanie
    • Malawi (Nord) : Mzuzu, Nkhorongo, 1350m
    • Malawi : Fort Johnston
    • Zambie
    • Zimbabwe
    • Botswana
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 11  : 6 [ cit loc ill ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 11 : 6 [ cit loc ill ]

    General information

    • color photo

    Distribution, location

    • R. D. Congo : Katanga, Lubumbashi, Shaba : Kisangani
    • Tanzanie : Tunumguo
    • Mozambique : Gaza, Chongene
    • Zambie : Nampundu
    • Zimbabwe : Khami ; route de Gutu, Mvuma, aux env. de Chatsworth
    • Botswana : Swaneng
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2000 • 1  : 3 [ cit loc ill ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) cretacea ; Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2000 • 1 : 3 [ cit loc ill ]

    General information

    • color photo

    Distribution, location

    • Congo, Katanga
    • Congo, Lubumbashi
    • Tanzanie : Tunumguo
    • Mozambique : Gaza, Changuene
    • Malawi : Fort Johnston
    • Zambie : Nampundu
    • Zimbabwe : Matopos N.P. 20°33'S - 28°30'E
    • Botswana : Swaneng
  • Prosopocera cretacea m. rufipes Breuning • Att. Mus. civ. St. Nat.Trieste • 1953 • 19, 2  : 91 [ nov loc ]
  • Prosopocera cretacea Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 158 [ nov loc div ]
    more info

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

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] Nyassaland : Fort Johnstone
    • Congo, Lubumbashi
    • Congo belge, Katanga
    • R. D. Congo : Shaba : Kisangani
    • Tanzanie : Tunumguo
    • Zambie : Nampundu
    • Zimbabwe : Khami ; route de Gutu, Mvuma, aux env. de Chatsworth
    • Botswana : Swaneng


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

2 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Cameroon • Province du Centre, Ebogo • 1♀ • 15.5 mm • iii-2009 • lam.#13598
  • Malawi • Mzimba Dist., Vwaza Marsh Park, Zaro Camp, 1130 m • 1♀ • 24 mm • xii-2016 • lam.#21322