Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Prosopocera insignis

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


Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis Jordan, 1903

K. Jordan is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Equatorial Guinea, Benito.

Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis 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
19,952 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
294 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
266 sp.
subgenus
Prosopocera
37 sp.
species
insignis


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Prosopocera insignis ♂, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera insignis

Prosopocerini
Cameroon
Prosopocera insignis ♀, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera insignis

Prosopocerini
Cameroon


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Prosopocera insignis



Group

insignis

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Prosopocera insignis

  • Prosopocera insignis Jordan, 1903 [ type locality : French Congo, Benito ]


Bibliography

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

  • Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis ; Mourglia & Teocchi • Acc. naz. Lincei • 1994 • 391, 267  : 411 [ cit loc ]
  • Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. ent. Mulhouse • 1986  : 12 [ cit loc ]
  • Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 173 [ cit ill div ]
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    Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 173 [ cit ill div ]

    General information

    • description
    • black and white drawing, part

    Distribution, location

    • Afr. Equ. Fr., Congo Fr. : Benito
    • Congo belge
  • Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 159 [ cit div ]
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    Prosopocera (Prosopocera) insignis ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 159 [ cit div ]

    General information

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

    Distribution, location

    • Zentralafrika : Mawambi ; Ukaika
  • Prosopocera insignis Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 159 [ nov loc div ]
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    Prosopocera insignis Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2 : 159 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • description

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] French Congo, Benito
    • Congo belge : Baus Uélé ; Sassa ; Sambura ; Kondué ; forêt de Mawambi ; Ukaika


Collection

2 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Cameroon • Ebogo (Centre Sud) • 1♂1♀ • 22.5-23 mm • iv-1994 • lam.#1555, 1556