Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Prosopocera gahani

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


Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani (Aurivillius, 1925)

C. Aurivillius is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from R. D. Congo.

Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani (Aurivillius, 1925) 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
~35,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
20,003 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
295 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
267 sp.
subgenus
Alphitopola
146 sp.
species
gahani


Gallery

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Prosopocera gahani, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera gahani
Prosopocerini
Cameroon


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Prosopocera gahani



Group

gahani

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

3 taxa refer to Prosopocera gahani

  • Alphitopola gahani Aurivillius, 1925 [ type locality : Congo, Semliki-Tal, Kartoushi ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani m. basitriangularis Breuning, 1950 [ type locality : Congo belge, Kondué ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) postscutellaris Breuning, 1961 [ type locality : Congo, Sankuru, Djeka ]


Bibliography

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

  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Vitali & Vitali • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2015 • ser. n.s., 20  : 84 [ cit div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Vitali & Vitali • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2015 • ser. n.s., 20 : 84 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2014 • ser. n.s., 14  : 19 [ cit ill ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2014 • ser. n.s., 14 : 19 [ cit ill ]

    General information

    • color photo

    Distribution

    • Cameroun : Menguemé
    • R. D. Congo
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4  : 640 [ cit loc ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4 : 640 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution

    • Cameroun : Menguemé
    • R. D. Congo : Vallée de la Semliki ; Sassa, Kasai, Kondué, Sankuru
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1994 • 63, 4  : 118 [ cit syn ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1994 • 63, 4 : 118 [ cit syn ]

    Distribution

    • Zaïre : vallée de la Semliki ; Sassa, Kasai, Kondué, Sankuru
  • Alphitopola gahani = Prosopocera (Alphitopola) postscutellaris ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1994 • 63, 4  : 118 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) postscutellaris Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1961 • 63, 3-4  : 251 [ nov loc div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) postscutellaris Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1961 • 63, 3-4 : 251 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • description

    Distribution

    • [locality type] Congo : Sankuru, Djeka
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) gahani m. basitriangularis Breuning • Arch. Inst. Gr. Duc. de Lux. • 1950 • 2, 19  : 447 [ nov loc ]
  • Alphitopola gahani Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1925 • 17, B, 2  : 3 [ nov loc ]


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography



Collection

1 specimen in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Cameroon • Mengueme • 1lam. • 16 mm • x-2009 • lam.#13630