Brown flower beetle Glycyphana stolata, copyright Peter Woodard.

Belongs within: Cetoniinae.

Glycyphana is an Indo-Australian genus of relatively small cetoniine beetles with a dorsum covered by a matt bloom marked with patches of lighter-coloured microtrichia.

<==Glycyphana Burmeister 1842 CW92
    |  i. s.: G. albomaculata Mohnike 1871 G89
    |         G. bisignata Kraatz 1885 G89
    |         G. malayensis Guér. 1840 [=Euryomia malayensis] G89
    |         G. rufovittata Guér. 1840 [=Euryomia rufovittata; incl. G. rufovittata var. melanaria Kraatz 1885] G89
    |         G. sinuata Wall 1868 G89
    |         G. velutina Macleay 1886 [=Glyciphana velutina] Mac86
    |--*G. (Glycyphana) horsfieldii (Hope 1835) [=Cetonia horsfieldii] CW92
    |--G. (Caloglycyphana Mikšić 1968) CW92
    |    |--G. (*C.) binotata (Gory & Percheron 1833) [=Cetonia binotata] CW92
    |    |--G. (C.) papua (Wallace 1867) [=Eurynomia papua; incl. G. ochreonotata Lea 1914] CW92
    |    `--G. (C.) pulchra (Macleay 1871) [=Schizorhina pulchra; incl. G. subdepressa Blackburn 1890] CW92
    `--G. (Glycyphaniola Mikšić 1968) CW92
         |--G. (*G.) modesta (Fabricius 1792) [=Cetonia modesta] CW92
         |--G. (G.) australiana Mikšić 1971 CW92
         |--G. (G.) brooksi Bacchus 1974 CW92
         |--G. (G.) brunnipes (Kirby 1818) CW92 (see below for synonymy)
         |--G. (G.) darwinensis Bacchus 1974 CW92
         |--G. (G.) pusilla Bacchus 1974 CW92
         |--G. (G.) stolata (Fabricius 1781) (see below for synonymy) CW92
         `--G. (G.) varicorensis Burmeister 1842 CW92
              |--G. v. varicorensis CW92
              `--G. v. thursdayana Mikšić 1971 CW92

Glycyphana (Glycyphana) brunnipes (Kirby 1818) CW92 [=Cetonia brunnipes CW92; incl. C. conspersa Gory & Percheron 1833 CW92, Glycyphana obscura Mas86, C. viridiobscura B35]

Glycyphana (Glycyphaniola) stolata (Fabricius 1781) [=Cetonia stolata, C. fasciata Fabricius 1775 non Linnaeus 1758; incl. Glycyphana perversa Schaum 1844] CW92

*Type species of generic name indicated


[B35] Boisduval, J. B. 1835. Voyage de Découvertes de l’Astrolabe. Exécuté par ordre du Roi, pendant les années 1826–1827–1828–1829, sous le commandement de M. J. Dumont d'Urville. Faune entomologique de l'océan Pacifique, avec l'illustration des insectes nouveaux recueillis pendant le voyage vol. 2. Coléoptères et autres ordres. J. Tastu: Paris.

[CW92] Cassis, G., & T. A. Weir. 1992. Cetoniinae. In: Houston, W. W. K. (ed.) Zoological Catalogue of Australia vol. 9. Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea pp. 426–454. AGPS Press: Canberra.

[G89] Gestro, R. 1889. Sopra alcune cetonie dell’isola Nias e della costa occidentale di Sumatra raccolte dal Dott. Elio Modigliani. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova, Serie 2a, 7: 93–99.

[Mac86] Macleay, W. 1886. The insects of the Fly River, New Guinea, "Coleoptera". Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, series 2, 1 (1): 136–157.

[Mas86] Masters, G. 1886. Catalogue of the described Coleoptera of Australia. Part III. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, series 2, 1 (1): 21–126.

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