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Genus Apinocis

Apinocis Apinocis Apinocis nasutus Apinocis deplanatus Apinocis subnudus Snout Beetle - Apinocis Apinocis Apinocis
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 Baridinae (Flower Weevils)
Tribe Apostasimerini
Genus Apinocis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anacentrinus Buchanan 1932, Prosaldius Ogloblin 1930
needs revision(1)
Explanation of Names
Apinocis Lea 1927
15 spp. in our area(1)
Generally dist.(1)
See Also
Nicentrus saccharinus ("Apinocis politus")
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.