Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • List of species
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  • Bibliography

Prosopocera (Prosopocera)

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


Prosopocera (Prosopocera) Blanchard, 1845

C.E. Blanchard is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Lamia fronticornis Fabricius, 1781.

Prosopocera (Prosopocera) Blanchard, 1845 is the full name of the group-subgenus in the taxonomic classification system.

Prosopocera (Prosopocera) has 44 species and subspecies (37 species plus 7 non-nominal subspecies). The subgenus is the nominal 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
Prosopocera
37 sp.


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Prosopocera gassneri, ♂, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera gassneri

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera gassneri, ♀, Prosopocerini, Gabon
Prosopocera gassneri

Prosopocerini
Gabon
Prosopocera myops, ♂, Prosopocerini, Togo
Prosopocera myops

Prosopocerini
Togo
Prosopocera griseomaculata, ♂, Prosopocerini, Togo
Prosopocera griseomaculata

Prosopocerini
Togo
Prosopocera griseomaculata, ♀, Prosopocerini, Togo
Prosopocera griseomaculata

Prosopocerini
Togo
Prosopocera fryi, ♀, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera fryi

Prosopocerini
Cameroon
Prosopocera alboplagiata, ♀, Prosopocerini, Ivory Coast
Prosopocera alboplagiata

Prosopocerini
Ivory Coast
Prosopocera schoutedeni, ♂, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera schoutedeni

Prosopocerini
Cameroon
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • regional key of Prosopocera (Prosopocera) • see Veiga-Ferreira, 1966
  • regional key of Prosopocera • see Veiga-Ferreira, 1966
  • key complement of Prosopocera (Prosopocera) • see Breuning, 1950
  • key of Prosopocera • see Breuning, 1936
  • key of Prosopocera (Prosopocera) • see Breuning, 1936


List of species

44 species and subspecies (37 species and 7 non-nominal subspecies)...

44 species and subspecies (37 species and 7 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Prosopocera alboplagiata Jordan, 1894
    image
    • R. C. I., Forêt du Banco • 1♀ • 26 mm • ii-2010 • lam.#13060
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera albovestita Breuning, 1936
    • Cameroun, Centre, Ebogo • 1♀ • 19.5 mm • ix-2016 • lam.#21324
    • Cameroun, Megueme, Bane • 1♀ • 21 mm • xi-2011 • lam.#16102
    • Cameroun, Mengueme • 1♀ • 19 mm • xi-2004 • lam.#13658
    • Cameroun, Reg. Mbalmayo, Mengueme • 1♀ • 18 mm • xi-2009 • lam.#13624
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera angolensis Quedenfeldt, 1885
  • Prosopocera antennata antennata Gahan, 1890
    image
    • Bénin, Atogon • 1♂1♀ • 22-25.5 mm • v-1995 • lam.#3421, 3422
    • Côte d'Ivoire, Forêt du Banco • 1♀ • 22 mm • xi-2010 • lam.#13902
    • Tanzania, near Babati • 1♂1♀ • 21-26.5 mm • xii-1997 • lam.#10390, 10391
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera antennata quadripunctata Aurivillius, 1920
    image
    • Nigéria, Calabar • 1♀ • 26.5 mm • lam.#3423
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera batoceroides Rousset & al., 2016
  • Prosopocera belzebuth belzebuth Thomson, 1857
    • Côte d'Ivoire • 2♂ • 20-24.5 mm • x-1998 • lam.#3350, 3351
    • Côte d'Ivoire, Forêt de Yapo • 1♀ • 19 mm • x-1999 • lam.#13898
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera belzebuth hintzi Aurivillius, 1922
  • Prosopocera belzebuth infravalida Breuning, 1970
  • Prosopocera bipunctata bioculata Hintz, 1911
    image
    • Cameroun, Obout • 1♀ • 26.5 mm • xii-2009 • lam.#13938
    • Cameroun, Prov. Centre • 2♂ • 26 mm • xii-1995 • lam.#3173, 13939
    • Congo, Brazzaville • 1♂1♀ • 22-23 mm • i-1988 • lam.#3427, 3428
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera bipunctata bipunctata (Drury, 1773)
    image
    • Cameroun • 1♂1♀ • 23.5 mm • lam.#3425, 3426
    • Côte d'Ivoire • 1♂1♀ • 28-29 mm • x-1998 • lam.#3354, 3355
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera blairi Breuning, 1936
  • Prosopocera brunnescens Breuning, 1967
  • Prosopocera callypiga (Thomson, 1857)
  • Prosopocera cantaloubei Breuning, 1964
  • Prosopocera cylindrica Aurivillius, 1903
    • Cameroun, Ebogo • 1♀ • ii-1991 • lam.#1565
    • Cameroun, Prov. Centre • 1♀ • xii-1995 • lam.#3174
    • Cameroun, Yaoundé, Ebogo • 1♀ • 21.5 mm • iii-1990 • lam.#4708
    • Cameroun, Yde Mt. Akoak-Ndue • 1♂1♀ • 19-22.5 mm • xi-1991 • lam.#7919, 7920
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera decellei Breuning, 1968
  • Prosopocera francoisiana Lepesme, 1948
  • Prosopocera fryi Murray, 1871
    image
    • Cameroun, Province du Centre, Mbingam • 1♀ • 35 mm • i-2018 • lam.#21288
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Prosopocera fuscomaculata Breuning, 1936


Taxa, synonyms

9 taxa refer to Prosopocera (Prosopocera)...

9 taxa refer to Prosopocera (Prosopocera)

  • Anoplosthaeta Dejean, 1835 [ sp. type : Lamia lactator Fabricius, 1801 ]
  • Prosopocera Blanchard, 1845 [ sp. type : Lamia fronticornis Fabricius, 1781 ]
  • Anoplostheta Reiche, 1850 [ sp. type : Lamia lactator Fabricius, 1801 ]
  • Zalates Thomson, 1860 [ sp. type : Ceroplesis callypiga Thomson, 1857 ]
  • Hagesata Pascoe, 1864 [ sp. type : Hagesata foxcroftii Pascoe, 1864 ]
  • Imalmus Pascoe, 1864 [ sp. type : Imalmus capito Pascoe, 1864 ]
  • Prosopocera (Parapoceroides) Breuning, 1970 [ sp. type : Prosopocera (Parapoceroides) dalteroides Breuning, 1970 ]
  • Parapterochaos Breuning, 1977 [ sp. type : Sternodonta princeps Hope, 1843 ]
  • Megaloharpya Allard, 1993 [ sp. type : Megaloharpya lequeuxi Allard, 1993 ]


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

  • Prosopocera Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1835 • ed. 2, 4  : 337 [ nov ]
  • Anoplosthaeta Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1835 • ed. 2  : 341 [ nov ]
  • Prosopocera Blanchard • Paris, Didot • 1845 • 2  : 160 [ nov ]
  • Zalates Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 82 [ nov div ]
  • Anoplostheta ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 85
  • Prosopocera ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 90 [ div ]
  • Hagesata Pascoe • The J. Entomol. • 1864 • 2, 11  : 275 [ nov ]
  • Imalmus Pascoe • The J. Entomol. • 1864 • 2, 11  : 275 [ nov ]
  • Prosopocera ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 72, 376
  • Zalates ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 72, 376
  • Anoplostheta ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 74, 378
  • Prosopocera = Anoplostheta ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 159
  • Prosopocera ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2  : 161 [ div syn ]
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    Prosopocera ; Jordan • Novit. Zool. • 1903 • 10, 2 : 161

    General information

    • remark
    • synonymy
  • Prosopocera ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 157 [ key div syn ]
    details

    Prosopocera ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 157

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key
    • synonymy
  • Prosopocera (Prosopocera) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 157, 158 [ key div ]
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    Prosopocera (Prosopocera) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 157, 158

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    • distinctive characters ; key
  • Prosopocera ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 168 [ div syn ]
    details

    Prosopocera ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 168

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    • description
    • synonymy
  • Prosopocera (Prosopocera) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 169 [ div ]
    details

    Prosopocera (Prosopocera) ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29 : 169

    General information

    • description
  • Prosopocera = Zalates ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 169
  • Prosopocera = Hagesata ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 169
  • Prosopocera = Imalmus ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1936 • 7, 20-29  : 169