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Tribe Sitonini

Weevil - Sitona Mini hippopotamus? - Sitona lineellus Mini hippopotamus? - Sitona lineellus Sitona aquilonius Sitona hispidulus Entiminae - Broad-nosed Weevil, lateral - Sitona lineellus Sweetclover Weevil? - Sitona weevil on red clover - Sitona hispidulus
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 Sitonini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
higher taxonomy revised in(1)
Explanation of Names
Sitonini Gistel 1848
Food
hosts: various Fabaceae(1)
Works Cited
1.Systematics of Sitonini (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae), with a hypothesis on the evolution of feeding habits
Velázquez de Castro A.J., Alonso-Zarazaga M.Á., Outerelo R. 2007. Systematic Entomology 32: 312–331.