Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Pterolophia ashantica

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


Pterolophia (Pterolophia) ashantica Breuning, 1972

S. Breuning is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Ghana.

Pterolophia (Pterolophia) ashantica Breuning, 1972 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Pterolophia genus ranked in the Pteropliini 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
19,897 sp.
tribe
Pteropliini
2,106 sp.
genus
Pterolophia
796 sp.
subgenus
Pterolophia
461 sp.
species
ashantica


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Pterolophia ashantica



Group

ashantica

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Pterolophia ashantica

  • Pterolophia (Pterolophia) ashantica Breuning, 1972 [ type locality : Ghana, Ashanti region, Abofour Opro river, 320m ]


Bibliography

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

  • Pterolophia (Pterolophia) ashantica Breuning • Ann. Hist. Nat. Mus. Nat. Hung • 1972 • 64  : 229 [ nov loc div ]
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    Pterolophia (Pterolophia) ashantica Breuning • Ann. Hist. Nat. Mus. Nat. Hung • 1972 • 64 : 229 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters

    Distribution, location

    • [locality type] Ghana : Ashanti region, Abofour Opro river, 320m