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Species Derelomus subcostatus - Fan Palm Pollinating Weevil

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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 Curculioninae
Tribe Derelomini
Genus Derelomus
Species subcostatus (Fan Palm Pollinating Weevil)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
sometimes treated as a ssp. of Derelomus chamaeropis (Fabricius 1798)
Explanation of Names
Derelomus subcostatus (Boheman 1844)
Range
native to the Mediterranean, adventive in our area (CA, FL)
Remarks
earliest record in our area: CA 2012
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