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Genus Stictobaris

Baridinae -? - Stictobaris Baridinae -? - Stictobaris Stictobaris ornatella Casey - Stictobaris ornatella Stictobaris cribrata LeConte - Stictobaris cribrata Stictobaris cribrata LeConte - Stictobaris cribrata
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 Madarini
Genus Stictobaris
Explanation of Names
Stictobaris Casey 1892
4 spp. in our area(1)
S. ornatella Casey is narrower & less robust than other species. The prothorax is not so densely cribrately punctate as in S. cribrata (LeConte) (TX-KS-MO-AR; reared from wheat); S. pimalis Casey AZ-TX; S. subacuta Casey NV-NM-TX(2)(3)
c. & sw. US(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.Notes on the Curculionoidea: 14. A Contribution to the Knowledge of the Curculionoidea.
Sleeper, E.L. 1957. The Ohio Journal of Science, 57(1): 38-42.
3.Annotated checklist of the weevils (Curculionidae sensu lato) of North America, Central America, and the West Indies...
O'Brien C.W., Wibmer G.J. 1982. Mem. Am. Ent. Inst. 34: x+382 pp.