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Genus Eudiagogus - Sesbania Clown Weevils

Clown Weevil - Eudiagogus maryae Entiminae > Eudiagogini >Eudiagogus maryae - Eudiagogus maryae Eudiagogus pulcher Eudiagogus pulcher Eudiagogus rosenschoeldi Eudiagogus rosenschoeldi? - Eudiagogus rosenschoeldi Eudiagogus pulcher Eudiagogus maryae
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Entiminae (Broad-nosed Weevils)
Tribe Eudiagogini
Genus Eudiagogus (Sesbania Clown Weevils)
Explanation of Names
Eudiagogus Schönherr 1840
Numbers
3 species in our area
Identification
see(1)
Food
host: mostly Sesbania (Fabaceae); adults feed on foliage, larvae on root nodules(2)
Print References
Kovarik P.W., Burke H.R. (1989) Observations on the biology and ecology of two species of Eudiagogus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). The Southwestern Naturalist 34: 196-212. (3)
Warner, R.E. 1979. The genus Eudiagogus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Leptopiinae), with two new species on the weed Sesbania (Leguminosae). Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington 81(2): 304-320.
Works Cited
1.The genus Eudiagogus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Leptopiinae), with two new species on the weed Sesbania (Leguminosae)
Warner R.E. 1979. Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 81: 304-320.
2.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
3.Observations on the biology and ecology of two species of Eudiagogus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
Kovarik P.W., Burke H.R. 1989. The Southwestern Naturalist 34(2): 196-212.