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. The 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
20,003 sp.
tribe
Tragocephalini
269 sp.
genus
Tragocephala
40 sp.


Gallery

Some pictures exposed in gallery

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Some pictures exposed in gallery

Tragocephala caerulescens, ♂, Tragocephalini, Cameroon
Tragocephala caerulescens

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

Tragocephalini
Malawi
Tragocephala univittipennis, ♀, Tragocephalini, Tanzania
Tragocephala univittipennis

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

Tragocephalini
Cameroon
Tragocephala freyi, ♂, Tragocephalini, Madagascar
Tragocephala freyi

Tragocephalini
Madagascar
Tragocephala mima, ♂, Tragocephalini, Zambia
Tragocephala mima

Tragocephalini
Zambia
Tragocephala jucunda, ♂, Tragocephalini, Madagascar
Tragocephala jucunda

Tragocephalini
Madagascar
Tragocephala variegata, ♀, Tragocephalini, R. D. Congo
Tragocephala variegata

Tragocephalini
R. D. Congo


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography



List of 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
    • Cameroon • Province du Centre, Ebogo • 1♂ • 19 mm • vii-2009 • lam.#13616
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Tragocephala carbonaria Lameere, 1892
  • Tragocephala castelnaudii Thomson, 1868
    • Cameroon • 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
    • Cameroon • environ de Ngat, 3°13'59''N 12°7'0''E • 1♀ • 16 mm • x-2008 • lam.#13610
    • Cameroon • Prov. Centre • 1♀ • 15 mm • xi-1995 • lam.#3230
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
  • Tragocephala crassicornis Jordan, 1903
    • 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
    picture
  • Tragocephala cuneifera Aurivillius, 1914
  • Tragocephala descarpenteriesi Lepesme & Breuning, 1950
  • Tragocephala formosa (Olivier, 1792)
    • Tanzania • 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
    • Madagascar • La Mandraka • 1♂ • 26 mm • xii-1960 • lam.#2302
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Tragocephala gorilla Thomson, 1857
    • 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
    picture
  • Tragocephala gracillima Breuning, 1934
  • Tragocephala grandis Jordan, 1903
  • Tragocephala guerinii White, 1856
    • R. D. Congo • Equateur, Zone de Lukolela, Bobeta • 1♀ • 21.5 mm • xii-2008 • lam.#13606
    • R. P. 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
    picture


Taxa, synonyms

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 illustration or data

  • Tragocephala ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282  : 94 [ cit div ]
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    Tragocephala ; Bousquet & Bouchard • ZooKeys • 2013 • 282 : 94 [ cit div ]

    General information

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