Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • List of species
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  • Bibliography

Prosopocera (Ochropyga)

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


Prosopocera (Ochropyga) Aurivillius, 1913

C. Aurivillius is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Lamia (Tragocephala) glaucina Westwood, 1845.

Prosopocera (Ochropyga) Aurivillius, 1913 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Prosopocera (Ochropyga) has 3 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
~35,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
20,080 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
298 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
270 sp.
subgenus
Ochropyga
3 sp.


Region

World  [3]

distribution map

Distribution for species of Prosopocera (Ochropyga)...

Distribution for species of Prosopocera (Ochropyga)



Group

(Ochropyga)  [3]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 3 species...
Subdivided into 3 species


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Prosopocera (Ochropyga), to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Prosopocera lucia, ♂, Prosopocerini, R. P. Congo
Prosopocera lucia

Prosopocerini
R. P. Congo
Prosopocera lucia, ♀, Prosopocerini, R. P. Congo
Prosopocera lucia

Prosopocerini
R. P. Congo
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key of Prosopocera (Ochropyga) • see Breuning, 1936


List of species

3 species...

3 species

  • Prosopocera ceciliae Vitali & Vitali, 2011
  • Prosopocera glaucina (Westwood, 1845)
  • Prosopocera lucia (Newman, 1839)
    image
    • Congo, 25 km de Nkala, Kioulou • 1♀ • 35.5 mm • xi-1998 • lam.#12856
    • R. P. Congo, Abio • 1♂ • 29.5 mm • xii-2009 • lam.#21303
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Prosopocera (Ochropyga)...

1 taxon refers to Prosopocera (Ochropyga)

  • Ochropyga Aurivillius, 1913 [ sp. type : Lamia (Tragocephala) glaucina Westwood, 1845 ]


Bibliography

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

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

  • Ochropyga Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1913 • 8, 22  : 242 [ nov div ]
    details

    Ochropyga Aurivillius • Ark. Zool. • 1913 • 8, 22 : 242

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Prosopocera (Ochropyga) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 157, 167 [ key div ]
    details

    Prosopocera (Ochropyga) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 157, 167

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key
  • Prosopocera (Ochropyga) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 221 [ div ]
  • Prosopocera (Ochropyga) ; Vitali & Vitali • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2011 • ser. n.s., 4  : 24 [ div ]
    details

    Prosopocera (Ochropyga) ; Vitali & Vitali • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2011 • ser. n.s., 4 : 24

    General information

    • description