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Genus Apleurus

Apleurus sp. - Apleurus saginatus - female White Pine Weevil?  - Apleurus albovestitus Weevil 10.07.03 - Apleurus angularis Stack of weevils - Apleurus albovestitus - male - female Dune weevil - Apleurus albovestitus Apleurus saginatus? - Apleurus - female Mojave Alternate Apleurus Specimen - Apleurus Weevil - Apleurus
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 Lixinae
Tribe Cleonini (Cylindrical Weevils)
Genus Apleurus
Explanation of Names
Apleurus Chevrolat 1873
Numbers
2 subgenera, with 6 spp. in our area and 8 spp. total(1)(2)
Range
sw. US (to ID & TX) to s. Mexico(2)(1)
Habitat
arid habitats(2)
Works Cited
1.Systematics, phylogeny and biogeography of New World weevils traditionally of the tribe Cleonini (Col.: Curculionidae:Cleoninae)
R.S. Anderson (1988). 1987. Quaestiones Entomologicae 23: 431-709.
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.