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Genus Rhoptobaris

Rhoptobaris canescens LeConte - Rhoptobaris canescens
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 Baridinae (Flower Weevils)
Tribe Baridini
Genus Rhoptobaris
Explanation of Names
Rhoptobaris LeConte 1876
Size
4 spp. in our area, 5 total(1).
Range
Western U.S. to Central America.
Print References
(2)
Works Cited
1.A Review of Rhoptobaris LeConte (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Baridinae) from North and Central America
Jens Prena . 2012. The Coleopterists Bulletin, Vol. 66, No. 3, pp. 233-244 .
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.