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Genus Haplorhynchites

Haplorhynchites quadripennis (Fall) - Haplorhynchites quadripennis Haplorhynchites - Haplorhynchites planifrons Haplorhynchites eximius (LeConte) - Haplorhynchites eximius 5000062 Merenchites - Haplorhynchites aeneus Weevil on Brittlebush - Haplorhynchites - male - female Male Haplorhynchites aeneus - Haplorhynchites aeneus - male Leaf Rolling Weevil - Haplorhynchites eximius black hairy long-snout weevil - Haplorhynchites aeneus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea
Family Attelabidae (Leaf Rolling Weevils)
Subfamily Rhynchitinae (Leaf and Bud Weevils)
Tribe Rhynchitini
Genus Haplorhynchites
Explanation of Names
Haplorhynchites Voss 1924
6 spp. in our area(1)
key to spp. in Hamilton (1974)(2)
NA (Canada to Guatemala) & Eurasia(3); in our area, e. NA (H. aeneus only) & sw. US(1)
hosts: Asteraceae; larvae in flower heads cut by females(1)
Print References
Hamilton, R.W. 1974. The genus Haplorhynchites (Coleoptera: Rhynchitidae) in America north of Mexico. Annals of the Entomological Society America 67(5): 787-794.
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.The genus Haplorhynchites (Coleoptera: Rhynchitidae) in America north of Mexico
Hamilton R.W. 1974. Ann. Ent. Soc. Am. 67(5): 787-794.
3.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.