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Species Lignyodes ligustricolus

Lignyodes (Neotylopterus) ligustricolus (Clark) - Lignyodes ligustricolus Lignyodes (Neotylopterus) ligustricolus (Clark) - Lignyodes ligustricolus Lignyodes (Neotylopterus) ligustricolus (Clark) - Lignyodes ligustricolus
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 Curculioninae
Tribe Tychiini (Leguminous Seed Weevils)
Subtribe Lignyodina
Genus Lignyodes (Ash Seed Weevils)
No Taxon (subgenus Neotylopterus)
Species ligustricolus (Lignyodes ligustricolus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lignyodes (Neotylopterus) ligustricolus (Clark)
Orig. Comb: Neotylopterus ligustricolus Clark 1980
Explanation of Names
ligustricolus (L). Ligustrum-inhabiting (1)
Numbers
17 spp. In this genus n. of Mex. (2)
Range
e. TX (3)(4)(BG data)
Season
Sept-Oct (BG data)
Food
Larvae develop in seeds of plants of the genus Forestiera (Oleaceae) (Clark 1980)
See Also
- Range: e. TX (+?)
Lignyodes (Chionanthobius) autumnalis (Clark)
Det. E. G. Riley, 2000
Print References
Clark, W.E. 1980. Revision of the weevil genus Neotylopterus Hustache (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 73(2): 216-230. (Abstract)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.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.
3.An Illustrated Inventory of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Lick Creek Park, College Station, Texas
Edward G. Riley. 2013. Texas A&M University, Dept. Entomology, College Station.
4.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.