Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Bibliography

Prosopocera (Dalterus)

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


Prosopocera (Dalterus) Fairmaire, 1892

L. Fairmaire is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Dalterus auberti Fairmaire, 1892.

Prosopocera (Dalterus) Fairmaire, 1892 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Prosopocera (Dalterus) has 47 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
19,953 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
294 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
266 sp.
subgenus
Dalterus
47 sp.


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Prosopocera ndinguelei ♀, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera ndinguelei

Prosopocerini
Cameroon
Prosopocera trosseveni ♂, Prosopocerini, Senegal
Prosopocera trosseveni

Prosopocerini
Senegal
Prosopocera cornifrons ♂, Prosopocerini, Senegal
Prosopocera cornifrons

Prosopocerini
Senegal
Prosopocera marshalli ♂, Prosopocerini, Zambia
Prosopocera marshalli

Prosopocerini
Zambia
Prosopocera inermis ♂, Prosopocerini, Tanzania
Prosopocera inermis

Prosopocerini
Tanzania


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of species

49 species and subspecies

  • Prosopocera albomarmorata Breuning, 1936
    • Kenya • Voï env. • 1♀ • 24 mm • xi-1994 • lam.#10376
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera aspersa (Gahan, 1890)
    • South Africa • Transvaal, near Barberton • 1♂1♀ • 19.5-20.5 mm • xi-1994 • lam.#4727, 4728
    • Zimbabwe • 60 km SW of Gweru (Shangani env.) • 1♀ • 18 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#4729
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera auberti (Fairmaire, 1892)
  • Prosopocera basigranulosa Breuning, 1969
  • Prosopocera bicincta (Aurivillius, 1914)
  • Prosopocera blairiella blairiella Breuning, 1936
    • Kenya • Sagala Hills • 1♂1♀ • 10-11 mm • xii-1993 • lam.#3442, 3443
    • Zimbabwe • Bubi env. Bubi river • 1♂ • 12 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#4722
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera blairiella clarkei (Breuning, 1976)
    • Ethiopia • Sidamo Province, 55 km S Negele, 900m • 1♀ • 10.5 mm • iv-2007 • lam.#12890
    • Somalia • Afgoi • 1♀ • 11 mm • v-1987 • lam.#12891
    • Somalia • Benadir, Afgoi (Mo) • 2♂ • 9-11.5 mm • v-1986 • lam.#11740, 12889
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera bothai Breuning, 1981
  • Prosopocera cornifrons Gahan, 1890
    • Senegal • Petite Côte, Joal, forêt de Ngazobil • 1♂1♀ • 19-20 mm • viii-2008 • lam.#10890, 10891
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Prosopocera damarensis Itzinger, 1936
  • Prosopocera decrocki Teocchi & Ture, 2008
  • Prosopocera degeeri (Fahraeus, 1872)
    • South Africa • Transvaal, near Thabazimbi • 1♂1♀ • 19.5-20.5 mm • xi-1997 • lam.#3418, 3419
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera dejeani Gahan, 1890
    • South Africa • Prov. Kwazulu-Natal, Hluluwe • 1♂ • 22 mm • x-1996 • lam.#2356
    • Tanzania • Morogoro, Mbuyuni • 1♀ • 20 mm • i-1993 • lam.#11738
    • Zimbabwe • 10km E of Shamva near Bindura • 1♂ • 22.5 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#10373
    • Zimbabwe • 30km W of Harare • 1♂ • xii-1998 • lam.#4726
    • Zimbabwe • Bubi env. Bubi river • 1♂1♀ • 22 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#4724, 4725
    • Zimbabwe • Mushandike Sanct. (Masvingo env.) • 1♂ • 23 mm • xii-1998 • lam.#4723
    datas
  • Prosopocera fischeri Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera flavomarmorata Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera fossulata Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera grossepunctata Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera hamata Aurivillius, 1907
  • Prosopocera hessei Breuning, 1955
  • Prosopocera holoflava Breuning, 1981


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Prosopocera (Dalterus)

  • Dalterus Fairmaire, 1892 [ sp. type : Dalterus auberti Fairmaire, 1892 ]
  • Timoreticus Peringuey, 1896 [ sp. type : Monohammus degeeri Fahraeus, 1872 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Prosopocera (Dalterus) ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 78  : 7 [ cit div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Dalterus) ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 78 : 7 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • remark
  • Prosopocera (Dalterus) ; Veiga-Ferreira • Revta. Ent. Moçambique • 1966 • 9, 1-2  : 244 [ cit div ]
  • Dalterus = Timoreticus ; Hunt & Breuning • Durb. Mus. Nov. • 1956 • 4, 19  : 336 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Dalterus) ; Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1951 • 44, 2  : 150 [ cit key ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Dalterus) ; Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1951 • 44, 2 : 150 [ cit key ]

    General information

    • key update element
  • Dalterus = Timoreticus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8  : 34 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Dalterus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8  : 34 [ cit syn ]
  • Dalterus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8  : 34 [ cit div syn ]
    more info

    Dalterus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8 : 34 [ cit div syn ]

    General information

    • remark
  • Prosopocera (Timoreticus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 187 [ cit div ]
  • Prosopocera (Timoreticus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 157, 160 [ cit key div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Timoreticus) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 157, 160 [ cit key div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key
  • Timoreticus Peringuey • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1896 • 1896  : 181 [ nov ]
  • Dalterus Fairmaire • Rev. Entomol., Caen • 1892 • 11  : 125 [ nov ]