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Tribe Lymantini

Lymantes prob. n. sp. - Lymantes scrobicollis Caecossonus dentipes Gilbert - Caecossonus dentipes Dioptrophorus repens (Casey) - Dioptrophorus repens Dioptrophorus repens (Casey) - Dioptrophorus repens Lymantes nadineae Anderson - Lymantes nadineae - female Lymantes nadineae Anderson - Lymantes nadineae - female Lymantes nadineae Anderson - Lymantes nadineae Lymantes nadineae Anderson - Lymantes nadineae
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 Molytinae
Tribe Lymantini
Explanation of Names
Lymantini Lacordaire 1865
Numbers
6 spp. in 3 genera in our area(1), 10 genera total(2)
Range
New World, mostly neotropical(2); in our area, e. US to TX & Pacific states(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.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.