Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Prosopocera splendida

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


Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida Breuning, 1950

S. Breuning is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Guinea.

Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida Breuning, 1950 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
19,959 sp.
tribe
Prosopocerini
295 sp.
genus
Prosopocera
267 sp.
subgenus
Alphitopola
146 sp.
species
splendida


Gallery

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Prosopocera splendida, ♂, Prosopocerini, Cameroon
Prosopocera splendida

Prosopocerini
Cameroon


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Prosopocera splendida



Group

splendida

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

7 taxa refer to Prosopocera splendida

  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida Breuning, 1950 [ type locality : Guinée ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) mussardi Lepesme & Breuning, 1956 [ type locality : Côte d'Ivoire, Adzopé ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) duffyi Breuning, 1964 [ type locality : Ouganda, Zika ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendidissima Breuning, 1968 [ type locality : Côte d'Ivoire, Koun-Abronso ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) kaszabi Breuning, 1969
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. rosea Teocchi, 1994
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. ochrea Teocchi & Sudre, 2002 [ type locality : R. C. A., Bangui ]


Bibliography

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

  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2007 • 65  : 6 [ cit syn ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. duffyi ; Sudre & Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 14  : 9 [ cit loc div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. duffyi ; Sudre & Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 14 : 9 [ cit loc div ]

    General information

    • description

    Distribution, location

    • Ouganda : Zika
    • Malawi (Nord) : Nkhorongo, Mzuzu, 1500m
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. ochrea Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 11  : 5 [ nov loc div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. ochrea Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 11 : 5 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] R. C. A. : Bangui
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida = Prosopocera (Alphitopola) mussardi ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4  : 641 [ cit ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4  : 641 [ cit loc syn ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida ; Teocchi • Lambillionea • 2000 • 100, 4 : 641 [ cit loc syn ]

    Distribution, location

    • Côte d'Ivoire : Adzopé
    • Cameroun : Obout
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. rosea Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1994 • 63, 4  : 120 [ nov loc plh div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. rosea Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1994 • 63, 4 : 120 [ nov loc plh div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters
    • host plant

    Distribution, location

    • R. Centrafricaine : la Maboké
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. splendidissima ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1994 • 63, 4  : 120 [ cit div ]
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    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida m. splendidissima ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1994 • 63, 4 : 120 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • Côte d'Ivoire : Koun-Abronso
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) kaszabi Breuning • Ann. Hist. Nat. Mus. Nat. Hung • 1969 • 61  : 267 [ nov ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendidissima Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165  : 304, 339 [ nov loc div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendidissima Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165 : 304, 339 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • description ; remark

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] Côte d'Ivoire : Koun-Abronso
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) duffyi Breuning • The Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. • 1964 • 13, 6  : 683 [ nov loc ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) mussardi Lepesme & Breuning • Longicornia • 1956 • 3  : 660 [ nov loc div ]
  • Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1950 • 26, 12  : 4 [ nov loc div ]
    more info

    Prosopocera (Alphitopola) splendida Breuning • Bull. Inst. roy. Sc.nat. Belg. • 1950 • 26, 12 : 4 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • description

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] Guinée


Collection

2 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Cameroon • Prov. Centre • 1♂ • 18.5 mm • iv-1999 • lam.#12920
  • Malawi • Nkhorongo Mzuzu, Mzimba District, 1375m, 11.23S 33.59E • 1♂ • 19.5 mm • x-2002 • lam.#13594