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Genus Alaocybites

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 Brachyceridae
Subfamily Raymondionyminae
Genus Alaocybites
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
placement in Raymondionyminae is traditional and may be subject to change(1)
Explanation of Names
Alaocybites Gilbert 1956
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, 3 total(1)
Identification
A. californicus Gilbert 1956 thoroughly illustrated in(1)
Range
CA & Pacific Coast of n. Asia(1)
Works Cited
1.First Alaocybites weevil (Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) from the Eastern Palaearctic: a new microphthalmic species...
Grebennikov V.V. 2010. Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny 68: 331-365.