Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Sophronica ruficeps

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


Sophronica ruficeps Breuning, 1940

S. Breuning is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from Malawi.

Sophronica ruficeps Breuning, 1940 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Sophronica genus ranked in the Desmiphorini 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
20,053 sp.
tribe
Desmiphorini
1,548 sp.
genus
Sophronica
249 sp.
species
ruficeps


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Sophronica ruficeps



Group

ruficeps

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Sophronica ruficeps

  • Sophronica ruficeps Breuning, 1940 [ type locality : Malawi, Mt. Mulange (ou Mlanje) ]
  • Sophronica parteruficollis Breuning, 1964 [ type locality : Congo, Lualaba, Kolwesi ]


Bibliography

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

  • Sophronica ruficeps Breuning • Fol. zool. hydrob. • 1940 • 10, 1  : 51 [ nov loc ]
  • Sophronica rufescens ; Duffy • Brist. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) • 1953 • 3, 12  : 171
  • Sophronica ruficeps ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1959 • 21, A, 3  : 1080 [ div ]
  • Sophronica parteruficollis Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1964 • 69, 3-4  : 375 [ nov loc div ]
    details

    Sophronica parteruficollis Breuning • Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. • 1964 • 69, 3-4 : 375

    General information

    • distinctive characters
    • new taxon/name

    Distribution

    • [locality type] Congo : Lualaba, Kolwesi
  • Sophronica ruficeps ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 12  : 19 [ syn ]
    details

    Sophronica ruficeps ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 12 : 19

    General information

    • synonymy

    Distribution

    • Natal
    • R. D. Congo : Lualaba, Kolwesi
    • Malawi : Mt. Mulange (ou Mlanje)
  • Sophronica ruficeps = Sophronica parteruficollis ; Teocchi & Sudre • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2002 • 12  : 19
  • Sophronica rufescens ; Teocchi & Sudre & Jiroux • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2014 • ser. n.s., 15  : 82 [ div ]
    details

    Sophronica rufescens ; Teocchi & Sudre & Jiroux • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2014 • ser. n.s., 15 : 82

    General information

    • remark