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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Cladus: Phytophaga
Superfamilia: Chrysomeloidea

Familia: Cerambycidae
Subfamilia: Cerambycinae
Tribus: Stenoderini
Genus: Calliprason
Species: C. costifer – C. elegans – C. marginatum – C. pallidum – C. sinclairi
[source: Song & Wang (2001)]

Calliprason White in White & Doubleday, 1843 [as subgenus of Callichroma] [source: White & Doubleday (1843: 277–278)]
Type species: Callichroma sinclairi White in White & Doubleday, 1843, by monotypy [source: White & Doubleday (1843: 277–278)]


Stenopotes Pascoe, 1875 [syn. Song & Wang (2001: 54)]

Type species: Stenopotes pallidus Pascoe, 1875, by monotypy.

Drotus Sharp, 1877 [syn. Song & Wang (2001: 54)]

Type species: Drotus elegans Sharp, 1877, by monotypy.

Pseudocalliprason Broun, 1880 [syn. Song & Wang (2001: 54)]

Type species: Calliprason marginatum White, 1846, by monotypy.

Epheus Broun, 1886 [syn. Song & Wang (2001: 54)]

Type species: Epheus costifer Broun, 1886, by monotypy.
cited sources

Broun, T. 1886: Manual of the New Zealand Coleoptera. Parts III and IV. Colonial Museum and Geological Survey Department, Wellington. Internet Archive BHL BUGZ
Pascoe, F.P. 1875: Descriptions of new genera and species of New Zealand Coleoptera. Part I. Annals and magazine of natural history (4), 16: 210–223. Internet Archive BHL
Sharp, D. 1877: Descriptions of a new genus and some new species of New Zealand Coleoptera. Entomologist's monthly magazine, 13: 190–196. Internet Archive BHL BUGZ
Song, D.; Wang, Q. 2001: Taxonomy and phylogeny of the New Zealand longicorn beetle genus Calliprason White (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae). Invertebrate taxonomy 15(1): 53-71. DOI: 10.1071/IT00004 Reference page.
White, A.; Doubleday, E. 1843: List of the annulose animals hitherto recorded as found in New Zealand, with the descriptions of some new species. Pp. 265-291 in Dieffenbach, E.: Travels in New Zealand; with contributions to the geography, geology, botany, and natural history of that country. Volume 2 . John Murray, London, England. Internet Archive BHL

Additional references

Leschen, R.A.B.; Lawrence, J.F.; Kuschel, G.; Thorpe, S.; Wang, Q. 2003: Coleoptera genera of New Zealand. New Zealand entomologist, 26: 15–28.


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Calliprason is a longhorn beetle genus in the subfamily Cerambycinae.

Calliprason costifer
Calliprason elegans
Calliprason marginatum
Calliprason pallidum
Calliprason sinclairi


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