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Genus Acanthoscelidius

Weevil 10.06.04 (1) - Acanthoscelidius acephalus chubby weevil - Acanthoscelidius acephalus weevil - Acanthoscelidius acephalus weevil - Acanthoscelidius acephalus weevil with CLOSED EYES ?!?!!? - Acanthoscelidius acephalus Acanthoscelidius acephalus Acanthoscelidius curtus Acanthoscelidius mendicus (Dietz) - Acanthoscelidius mendicus
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 Ceutorhynchinae (Minute Seed Weevils)
Tribe Cnemogonini
Genus Acanthoscelidius
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
needs revision(1)
Explanation of Names
Acanthoscelidius Hustache 1930
Numbers
14 spp. in the genus, all in our area(1)(2)
Food
on Onagraceae(1)
Works Cited
1.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.
2.Catalogue of Ceutorhynchinae of the world, with a key to genera (Insecta Coleoptera Curculionidae)
Colonnelli E. 2004. Argania Editio, Barcelona. 124 pp.