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Species Minyomerus laticeps

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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 Entiminae (Broad-nosed Weevils)
Tribe Tanymecini
Genus Minyomerus
Species laticeps (Minyomerus laticeps)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Minyomerus laticeps (Casey)
Orig. Comb: Elissa laticeps Casey 1888
Explanation of Names
laticeps - Latin of 'broad head' (1)
Range
AZ, TX (2)(BG data)
See Also
see discussion here
- Range: w. TX
Piscatopus griseus Sleeper
Det. C.W. O'Brien, 1971
Print References
Casey, T.L. 1888. On some new North American Rhynchophora. Part I. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 4: 229–296.
Internet References
Type Info - Smithsonian
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.Catalogue of the Coleoptera of America, North of Mexico ("The Leng Catalogue")
Charles W. Leng. 1920. John D. Sherman, Jr., Mount Vernon, NY. x + 470 pp.