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Species Pandeleteius hilaris

Pandeleteius hilaris (Herbst) - Pandeleteius hilaris Pandeleteius hilaris (Herbst) - Pandeleteius hilaris Pandeleteius hilaris (Herbst) - Pandeleteius hilaris Broad-nosed Weevil - Pandeleteius hilaris Pandeleteius hilaris Beetle for ID. Pandeleteius hilaris - Pandeleteius hilaris Brown Hemiptera with bigger front arm segments - Pandeleteius hilaris Beetle - Pandeleteius hilaris
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
Species hilaris (Pandeleteius hilaris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pandeleteius hilaris (Herbst)
Orig. Comb: Curculio hilaris Herbst 1797
Explanation of Names
hilaris (L). "gay, cheerful" (1)
13 spp. n. of Mex. (2)
e NA (TX-FL-QC-IA) (3)
Reported from leaves of oak, hickory, chestnut, beech, knotweed/smartweed (Polygonum spp.), and Ceanothus
Print References
Howden, A.T. 1959. A revision of the species of Pandeleteius Schonherr and Pandeleteinus Champion of America North of Mexico (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 29(10): 361-421.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.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.
3. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.