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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Weevil - Pandeleteius nodifer

Weevil - Pandeleteius nodifer
Frontera Audubon, Hidalgo County, Texas, USA
November 25, 2007

Pandeleteius nodifer Champion [very close to longicollis]
Charles O'Brien det.

Moved from Pandeleteius longicollis.

Moved from Pandeleteius.


looks like, indeed.
Several species illustrated in Biologia Centrali-Americana.
Enlarged front femora very likely are a male sexual character.


Curculionidae: Entiminae
. . . here I end.

Looks like
Looks like the illustration of Pandeleteius in American Beetles. I don't know if any other North American Entiminae have such enlarged front legs. 13 species are listed for NA.