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Species Naupactus peregrinus

What kind of beetle? - Naupactus peregrinus What kind of beetle? - Naupactus peregrinus Naupactus peregrinus Naupactus peregrinus BG2649 E5651 - Naupactus peregrinus BG2649 E5651 - Naupactus peregrinus Naupactus peregrinus (Buchanan) - Naupactus peregrinus Naupactus peregrinus (Buchanan) - Naupactus peregrinus
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 Naupactini
Genus Naupactus (White-fringed Weevils)
Species peregrinus (Naupactus peregrinus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Naupactus peregrinus (Buchanan)
Orig. Comb: Pantomorus peregrinus Buchanan 1939
Syn: Graphognathus peregrinus (Buchanan)
Numbers
One of 4 spp. adventive to the US. (1)
Identification
tend to be smaller, paler tan; eyes more convex; carina on rostrum less distinct; groove on rostrum does not widen toward apex; setae at base of pronotum directed posterad (unique for leucoloma-Group); elytral scales more rounded. (Lanteri & Marvaldi 1995)
Range
se US (TX-FL-VA-AR) (2)(3) (mostly coastal states)
Season
Jul-Nov (BG data)
Remarks
Introduced pest from southern S. Amer.
Print References
Lanteri, A.A. and A.E. Marvaldi. 1995. Graphognathus Buchanan a new synonym of Naupactus Dejean and systematics of the N. leucoloma species group (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Coleopterists Bulletin 49(3): 206-228.
Works Cited
1.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.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
3.Annotated checklist of the weevils (Curculionidae sensu lato) of North America, Central America, and the West Indies...
O'Brien C.W., Wibmer G.J. 1982. Mem. Am. Ent. Inst. 34: x+382 pp.