Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Tragocephala

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


Tragocephala Dejean, 1835

P.F. Dejean is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Lamia formosa Olivier, 1792.

Tragocephala Dejean, 1835 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Tragocephala has 40 species. This genus is ranked in the Tragocephalini 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
20,093 sp.
tribe
Tragocephalini
268 sp.
genus
Tragocephala
40 sp.


Gallery

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Tragocephala sp., ♀, Tragocephalini, Tanzania
Tragocephala sp.

Tragocephalini
Tanzania
Tragocephala nobilis, ♀, Tragocephalini, Gabon
Tragocephala nobilis

Tragocephalini
Gabon
Tragocephala tournieri, ♀, Tragocephalini, Cameroon
Tragocephala tournieri

Tragocephalini
Cameroon
Tragocephala mniszechii, ♀, Tragocephalini, Cameroon
Tragocephala mniszechii

Tragocephalini
Cameroon
Tragocephala mniszechii, ♂, Tragocephalini, Cameroon
Tragocephala mniszechii

Tragocephalini
Cameroon
Tragocephala morio, ♀, Tragocephalini, Malawi
Tragocephala morio

Tragocephalini
Malawi
Tragocephala caerulescens, ♂, Tragocephalini, Cameroon
Tragocephala caerulescens

Tragocephalini
Cameroon
Tragocephala univittipennis, ♀, Tragocephalini, Tanzania
Tragocephala univittipennis

Tragocephalini
Tanzania
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography

  • key of Tragocephala • see Breuning, 1934


List of species

40 species...

40 species

  • Tragocephala alluaudi Lameere, 1893
  • Tragocephala angolensis Aurivillius, 1917
  • Tragocephala bassamensis Thomson, 1857
  • Tragocephala berchmansi Hintz, 1909
  • Tragocephala burgeoni Breuning, 1938
  • Tragocephala caerulescens Jordan, 1894
    image
    • Cameroun, Province du Centre, Ebogo • 1♂ • 19 mm • vii-2009 • lam.#13616
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala carbonaria Lameere, 1892
  • Tragocephala castelnaudii Thomson, 1868
    • Cameroun, Prov. Centre • 1♂ • 16 mm • xi-1995 • lam.#3229
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala castnia Thomson, 1857
  • Tragocephala conjuncta Breuning, 1934
    • Cameroun, environ de Ngat, 3°13'59''N 12°7'0''E • 1♀ • 16 mm • x-2008 • lam.#13610
    • Cameroun, Prov. Centre • 1♀ • 15 mm • xi-1995 • lam.#3230
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala crassicornis Jordan, 1903
    image
    • Madagascar, Antanimora • 1♀ • 29.5 mm • xi-1979 • lam.#2300
    • Madagascar, Antaninadra • 1♂2♀ • 24.5-32.5 mm • xii-1985 • lam.#551, 552, 2867
    • Madagascar, Fianarantsoa reg. • 1♀ • 31.5 mm • i-1989 • lam.#2866
    • Madagascar, Massif d'Itremo, Amabatofinadrahana • 1♀ • 33 mm • xii-2002 • lam.#10275
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala cuneifera Aurivillius, 1914
  • Tragocephala descarpenteriesi Lepesme & Breuning, 1950
  • Tragocephala formosa (Olivier, 1792)
    • Tanzanie, Mt. Ntandi, Masasi District • 1♂ • 19.5 mm • xii-2009 • lam.#14088
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala frenata Gerstaecker, 1855
  • Tragocephala freyi Brancsik, 1893
    image
    • Madagascar, La Mandraka • 1♂ • 26 mm • xii-1960 • lam.#2302
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala gorilla Thomson, 1857
    image
    • Togo, Kloto, Kpalime • 1♂1♀ • 21.5-23 mm • xi-1999 • lam.#4639, 4640
    • Togo, Monts Atakora • 1♂1♀ • 20.5-25 mm • vi-1997, vii-1998 • lam.#4637, 4638
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala gracillima Breuning, 1934
  • Tragocephala grandis Jordan, 1903
  • Tragocephala guerinii White, 1856
    image
    • R. D. Congo, Equateur, Zone de Lukolela, Bobeta • 1♀ • 21.5 mm • xii-2008 • lam.#13606
    • Congo, Forêt de Mayombe • 3♀ • 25.5-27 mm • xii-1986 • lam.#2869, 2870, 2871
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Tragocephala...

1 taxon refers to Tragocephala

  • Tragocephala Dejean, 1835 [ sp. type : Lamia formosa Olivier, 1792 ]


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

  • Tragocephala Dejean • Méquignon-Marvis, Paris • 1835 • ed. 2, 4  : 342 [ nov ]
  • Tragocephala ; Thomson • Arch. ent. • 1857 • 1  : 28 [ div ]
  • Tragocephala ; Thomson • Paris • 1860  : 88
  • Tragocephala ; Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9, 2  : 418, 419
  • Tragocephala ; Breuning • Novit. entomol. • 1934 • 5-6, 1-13  : 10, 16, 65 [ key div ]
  • Tragocephala ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282  : 94 [ div ]
    details

    Tragocephala ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282 : 94

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