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Species Madarellus undulatus

Weevil - Madarellus undulatus Snout Beetle - Madarellus undulatus Utah Weevil - Madarellus undulatus Weevil - Madarellus undulatus Black Weevil - Madarellus undulatus mystery bug - Madarellus undulatus Weevil - Madarellus undulatus Black Weevil - Madarellus undulatus
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 Madarini
Genus Madarellus
Species undulatus (Madarellus undulatus)
Explanation of Names
Madarellus undulatus (Say 1824)
Size
2.6-4.7 mm(1)
Identification
pronotum can be red or black
Range
e. NA (NS-ON-SD to FL-TX)(2)(3) & UT (BG data)
Season
Apr-Aug(1)
Food
beaten from various vines(4), and commonly collected from the flowers of Asclepias syriaca(5)
Works Cited
1.Weevils of South Carolina (Coleoptera: Nemonychidae, Attelabidae, Brentidae, Ithyceridae, and Curculionidae).
Janet C. Ciegler. 2010. Clemson University, Clemson, S.C. 276 pp.
2.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
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.
4.Weevils of Kansas - A Manual for Identification
Glenn Arthur Salsbury. 2000. Private/Self.
5.Survey of Coleoptera collected on the common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca, at one site in Ohio
Dailey, P.J., R.C. Graves and J.M. Kingsolver. 1978. The Coleopterists Bulletin, 32(3): 223-229.