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Genus Sibinia

On bloomed out yellow accia - Sibinia fulva Sibinia pallida (Schaeffer) - Sibinia pallida Sibinia pallida (Schaeffer) - Sibinia pallida Sibinia fulva Tiny Weevil Beetle - Sibinia variegata Tiny Weevil Beetle - Sibinia variegata Curculionidae - Sibinia Sibinia? - Sibinia fulva
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 Curculioninae
Tribe Tychiini (Leguminous Seed Weevils)
Subtribe Tychiina
Genus Sibinia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in(1)
Explanation of Names
Sibinia Germar 1817
Numbers
22 spp. in our area(2)
Range
w. US(2)
Food
Associated with various Fabaceae: Mimosoideae(2)
Life Cycle
Larvae develop in reproductive organs of host(2)
Works Cited
1.The weevil genus Sibinia: natural history, taxonomy, phylogeny, and zoogeography.
Wayne E. Clark. 1978. Quaestiones Entomolgicae 14(2): 91-387.
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.