Cerambycoidea Forum
Cerambycoidea Forum
Home | Profile | Register | Active Topics | Members | Search | FAQ
Username:
Password:
Save Password
Forgot your Password?

 All Forums
 Generalities
 Keys
 Key to Lamiinae with normal claws
 New Topic  Reply to Topic
 Send Topic to a Friend
 Printer Friendly
| More
Author Previous Topic Topic Next Topic  

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  09:11:57  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
1. Scape apically ridged or granulated ......... several tribes (see Key to Lamiinae with ridged or granulated scape)



-. Scape apically smooth .... 2

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  09:19:11  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
2. Wingless (apterous) species, metasternum short ... ... Dorcadiini, Phrissomini and Gyaritini (pars) (see Key to wingless Lamiinae)




-. Winged species, metasternum normal ... 3

Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  09:28:44  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
3. Antennae flabelled (Africa) ... Cloniocerini

-. Antennae normal ................ 4
Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  09:33:55  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
4. Scape particularly long and slim .... 5

-. Scape relatively short and robust ... 8

Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  09:35:08  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
5. Elytra with discal spines (South America) ... Megabasini

-. Elytra without discal spines .......... 6
Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  09:43:06  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
6. Metasternum short; body usually stout and robust, with more or less prominent shoulders ... Compsosomatini (= Aereneini)

-. Metasternum normal; body usually more elongate ............................ 7
Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  09:50:56  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
7. Body cylindrical, sometimes slim and small; legs short, the hind ones similar to other ones (Worldwide) .... Agapanthiini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)

-. Body robust, more or less flattened; legs normal (the hind ones usually larger than the middle ones), elytra usually with longitudinal ridges (Africa) ... Theocridini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)
Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  10:05:30  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
8. Mesotibiae (tibiae II) simple, without a furrow or a teeth (most primitive tribes) ...... 9





-. Mesotibiae (tibiae II) with a furrow, a teeth or a tubercle ................................ 10

Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  11:25:05  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
9. Mesocoxal cavities closed (separated from epimera); body small or very small (Asia) ... Gyaritini (pars) (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)




-. Mesocoxal cavities open (connected to the epimera); body rarely small (Worldwide)................Pteropliini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)

Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 16/11/2013 :  11:34:37  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
10. Scape short, inflated in the middle, club-shaped ... 11

-. Scape not especially inflated in the middle .............. 12
Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 31/03/2014 :  15:21:41  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
11. Body flattened, head large, sub-vertical; mandibles anteriorly prominent (Australasia) ... Homonoeini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)

-. Body cylindrical, head vertical, shoulders often prominent (America, especially southern) ... Onciderini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)
Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 05/02/2016 :  09:50:28  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
12. Mesotibiae with a prominent tubercle but without a furrow; clypeus often bilobed; pronotum with ridges (Africa) ... Stenobiini

-. Mesotibiae with a furrow, more or less evidenced by a tooth; clypeus normal ......13

Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 05/02/2016 :  10:16:34  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
13. Mesocoxal cavities closed (separated from epimera); body small or very small (Africa and Australasia) ............................................ Apomecynini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)




-. Mesocoxal cavities open (connected to the epimera); body rarely small ................14

Go to Top of Page

Francesco
Forum Admin

Luxembourg
7762 Posts

Posted - 05/02/2016 :  10:20:03  Show Profile  Email Poster  Visit Francesco's Homepage  Reply with Quote
14. Procoxae prominent, higher than the intercoxal process; body more or less pubescent, often with colours mimic wood (Asia and Africa) ... Xylorhizini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)

-. Procoxae not prominent, as high as or a bit higher than the intercoxal process; body smooth, often with aposematic colours, e.g. red/black, orange/black, yellow/black (Africa) ... Tragocephalini (click on Gallery or on Forum for images)

Go to Top of Page
  Previous Topic Topic Next Topic  
 New Topic  Reply to Topic
 Send Topic to a Friend
 Printer Friendly
| More
Jump To:
Cerambycoidea Forum © 2000-08 Snitz Communications Go To Top Of Page
Powered By: Snitz Forums 2000 Version 3.4.07