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Genus Pandeleteius

Pandeleteius rotundicollis on Whiteleaf Oak - Pandeleteius rotundicollis Snout Beetle - Pandeleteius hilaris Brown Hemiptera with bigger front arm segments - Pandeleteius hilaris Beetle - Pandeleteius hilaris 823W02 - Pandeleteius nodifer 909W03 - Pandeleteius nodifer Weevil - Pandeleteius hilaris Curcuilionid - Pandeleteius
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 Entiminae (Broad-nosed Weevils)
Tribe Tanymecini
Genus Pandeleteius
Explanation of Names
Pandeleteius Schönherr 1834
Numbers
13 spp. in our area(1)
Identification
See Howden (1959) to separate the spp.
Range
sw. & e. US, se. Canada(1)
Food
Adults in oaks (Quercus) or on legumes (Fabaceae)(1), or a variety of other plants
Print References
Howden A.T. (1959) A revision of the species of Pandeleteius Schönherr and Pandeleteinus Champion of America North of Mexico (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 29(10): 361-421.
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.