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Genus Phacepholis

Naupactus canidus (Horn) - Phacepholis candidus Naupactus canidus (Horn) - Phacepholis candidus Naupactus obscurus Horn - Phacepholis obscurus - male Phacepholis planitiatus (Buchanan) - Phacepholis planitiatus Phacepholis texanellus Buchanan - Phacepholis candidus Phacepholis Phacepholis elegans Horn - Phacepholis elegans Curculionidae on Prosopis - Phacepholis elegans
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 Phacepholis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in Lanteri (1990)(1)
Explanation of Names
Phacepholis Horn 1876
5 spp. total, all in our area(2)
key to spp. in Lanteri (1990)(1)
c. US (MT-ND to TX-e.AZ)(1)
Works Cited
1.Systematic revision and cladistic analysis of Phacepholis Horn (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)
Lanteri A. 1990. Southwestern Entomologist 15: 179-204.
2.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.