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Genus Notiodes

weevil - Notiodes ovalis Notiodes celatus Burke - Notiodes celatus Notiodes punctatus (LeConte) - Notiodes punctatus Notiodes punctatus (LeConte) - Notiodes punctatus Notiodes punctatus (LeConte) - Notiodes punctatus Spikerush weevil - Notiodes punctatus soft-focus weevil - Notiodes punctatus Marsh Weevil - Notiodes
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 Brachyceridae
Subfamily Erirhininae (Marsh Weevils)
Subtribe Stenopelmina
Genus Notiodes
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Endalus Laporte 1840
Explanation of Names
Notiodes Schönherr 1838
14 spp. in our area(1)
New World(1); much of the US and adjacent Canada (QC-AB), poorly represented in the northeast (only 2 spp. north of VA)(2)
associated with Marsilea (Marsileaceae) and various Cyperaceae(1)
spp. that feed on Cyperaceae come to lights; those that feed on Marsilea do not(1)
Works Cited
1.New Notiodes semiaquatic weevil (Curculionidae) from sporocarps of Marsilea mollis (Marsileaceae) in southern Arizona, USA
C.W. O’Brien. 2009. Western North American Naturalist 69(4): 421–425.
2.A catalog of Coleoptera of America north of Mexico. Curculionidae: Erirhininae
O'Brien C.W., Anderson D.M. 1996. USDA Agriculture handbook no. 529-143f. 40 pp.
3.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.