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Genus Stenopterapion

Ischnopterapion virens - Stenopterapion meliloti Straight-snouted Weevil - Stenopterapion meliloti Straight-snouted weevil - Stenopterapion meliloti Stenopterapion meliloti small black weevil - Stenopterapion meliloti small black weevil - Stenopterapion meliloti Stenopterapion meliloti Apioninae - Stenopterapion meliloti
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 Brentidae (Primitive Weevils)
Subfamily Apioninae (Pear-shaped Weevils)
Tribe Oxystomatini
Subtribe Synapiina
Genus Stenopterapion
Explanation of Names
Stenopterapion Bokor 1923
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area, 8 spp. total(1)
Range
w. Palaearctic genus(2)(1); in our area, QC(3)
Works Cited
1.Dmitriev D.A. (2003-) 3I interactive keys and taxonomic databases
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.
3.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.