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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Listroderes apicalis

Listroderes apicalis Waterhouse - Listroderes apicalis Snout beetle? - Listroderes apicalis Listroderes apicalis Listroderes apicalis Listroderes apicalis Listroderes apicalis Listroderes apicalis Weevil - Listroderes apicalis
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 Cyclominae
Tribe Listroderini
Genus Listroderes
Species apicalis (Listroderes apicalis)
Explanation of Names
Listroderes apicalis Waterhouse 1841
Range
adventive in se. US (NC-FL to KY-OK-TX) - Map (1)(C.W. O'Brien's data)(2), native to S. America (Brazil-Chile) (Morrone 1994)
Print References
Morrone J.J. (1993) Cladistic biogeographic analyses of the weevil genus Listroderes Schoenherr (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Cladistics 9(4): 397–411.
Morrone J.J. (1994) Clarification of the taxonomic status of species formerly placed in Listroderes Schoenherr (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), with the description of a new genus. American Museum Novitates, 3093: 1-11. (Full text)
Works Cited
1. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)