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Genus Coelocephalapion

Coelocephalapion aculeatum (Fall) - Coelocephalapion aculeatum Apionine weevil 10.06.11 - Coelocephalapion curticorne Coelocephalapion Orange-legged weevil - Coelocephalapion Coelocephalapion Apioninae, dorsal - Coelocephalapion Coelocephalapion? - Coelocephalapion Weevil ex Mikania scandens - Coelocephalapion perminutum
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 Brentidae (Primitive Weevils)
Subfamily Apioninae (Pear-shaped Weevils)
Genus Coelocephalapion
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
listed as Apioninae incertae sedis in(1)(2)
Explanation of Names
Coelocephalapion Wagner 1914
Numbers
22 spp. in our area(1)
Range
New World (+1 sp. in Australia)(3); much of NA(1)
Food
Associated mostly with Fabaceae and Asteraceae(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.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
3.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.