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Species Amercedes subulirostris

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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 Baridinae (Flower Weevils)
Tribe Apostasimerini
Genus Amercedes
Species subulirostris (Amercedes subulirostris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Syn: Zygobaroides schwarzi Pierce, 1907
Explanation of Names
Amercedes subulirostris Casey, 1894
Numbers
1 sp. n. of Mex. (1)
Range
ne. LA to s. Mex. (2),(3),(4),(5)
Habitat
mostly coastal habitats (3),(4),(5)
Season
May-Aug (BG data),(2),(3)
Food
asso. w/ pricklyash (Zanthoxylum, Rutaceae) (2),(1)
Remarks
Type Locality: Beeville, Texas
Print References
Casey, T.L. 1893. Coleopterological Notices. V. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 7: 281–606.
Pierce, W.D. 1907. On the biologies of the Rhynchophora of North America. Nebraska State Board of Agriculture Zoological Report (1907): 247-319. (Full Text)
Internet References
Type info - USNM, Smithsonian
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.On the biologies of the Rhynchophora of North America
Pierce, W.D. 1907. Nebraska State Board of Agriculture Zoological Report (1907): 247-319.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
4.Southwest Collections of Arthropods Network (SCAN)
5.Illustrated Beetle (Coleoptera) Inventory of the Sabal Palm Sanctuary (Cameron County, Texas)
Edward G. Riley & Michael A. Quinn. 2011. Texas A&M University, Dept. Entomology, College Station.