Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Prosopocera speciosa

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


Prosopocera (Alphitopola) speciosa Breuning, 1938

S. Breuning is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Mozambique.

Prosopocera (Alphitopola) speciosa Breuning, 1938 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
20,006 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
295 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
267 sp.
subgenus
Alphitopola
146 sp.
species
speciosa


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Prosopocera speciosa



Group

speciosa

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

3 taxa refer to Prosopocera speciosa

  • Prosopocera (Alphitola) speciosa Breuning, 1938 [ type locality : Mozambique, Magude ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) violaceogrisea Hunt & Breuning, 1955
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) subhologrisea Breuning, 1981 [ type locality : Transvaal, Potgietersrus Distr., Limburg ]


Bibliography

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

  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) speciosa ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2003 • 20  : 5 [ cit loc div syn ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) speciosa ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2003 • 20 : 5 [ cit loc div syn ]

    General information

    • remark

    Distribution

    • Zululand : Maputa
    • Transvaal : Potgietersrus Distr., Limburg ; Lydenburg Distr., Penge
    • Mozambique : Magude
  • Prosopocera (Alphitola) speciosa = Prosopocera (Alphitopola) violaceogrisea ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2003 • 20  : 5 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitola) speciosa = Prosopocera (Alphitopola) subhologrisea ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2003 • 20  : 5 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) subhologrisea Breuning • Fol. Entomol. Hung. • 1981 • 42, 34, 2  : 38 [ nov loc ill div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) subhologrisea Breuning • Fol. Entomol. Hung. • 1981 • 42, 34, 2 : 38 [ nov loc ill div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
    • black and white photo, holotype

    Distribution

    • [locality type] Transvaal : Potgietersrus Distr., Limburg
    • Transvaal : Lydenburg Distr., Penge
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) speciosa ; Veiga-Ferreira • Revta. Ent. Moçambique • 1966 • 9, 1-2  : 257 [ cit ill ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) speciosa ; Hunt & Breuning • Durb. Mus. Nov. • 1956 • 4, 19  : 337 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) violaceogrisea Hunt & Breuning • Durb. Mus. Nov. • 1955 • 4, 11  : 157 [ nov ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitola) speciosa Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8  : 35 [ nov loc div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitola) speciosa Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1938 • 8, 4-8 : 35 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • [locality type] Mozambique : Magude


Figures

Some references with pictures to see in bibliography