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Genus Apleurus

White Pine Weevil?  - Apleurus albovestitus Entiminae With Unusual Rostrum - Apleurus jacobinus Apleurus albovestitus Apleurus lutulentus (LeConte) - Apleurus lutulentus Mojave-29 - Apleurus Mojave Alternate Apleurus Specimen - Apleurus Apleurus saginatus Apleurus   - Apleurus angularis
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.