Volxemia, Lameere, 1884

Monné, Miguel A. & Monné, Marcela L., 2018, Synopsis of the genus Volxemia Lameere, 1884 (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae), Zootaxa 4457 (3), pp. 491-494 : 491

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.3.12

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FCA5BDA0-32EB-4F4F-82CC-84E38E751143

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5952295

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CA87D3-0B75-FF8D-B0E8-F97D07F8D3EE

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Volxemia
status

 

Key for the species of Volxemia

1. Elytra unicolor; meso- and metafemora bispinose at apex, inner spine longer than outer spine ( Brazil, São Paulo) ( Fig. 1 View FIGURES 1–3. 1 )............ ........................................................................................................................................................................... L. solangeae sp. nov.

- Elytra bicolor; meso- and metafemora with only short inner spine .................................................................................................. 2

2. Elytra with developed eburneous callosities, each elytron with four eburneous callosities, two on base and two in middle; surface of elytra almost uniformly dark brown except for yellowish transverse basal band ( Brazil, Espírito Santo, Rio de Janeiro) ( Fig. 2 View FIGURES 1–3. 1 ) ................................................................................................................................................................... L. dianella Lameere, 1884

- Each elytron with two minute eburneous callosities at base, anterior half of elytra yellowish; distal half dark brownish ( Brazil, Espírito Santo) ( Fig. 3 View FIGURES 1–3. 1 ) .................................................................................................................................. L. seabrai Zajciw, 1968

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Cerambycidae