Features of the morphological structure of rostrum, and trophic preferences of weevils of the subfamily Lixinae (Coleoptera, Curculionidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Authors:Y. G. Arzanov
Journal:Kavkazskii Entomologicheskii Byulleten
Date Published:2007

Structure of rostrum of the weevils from the subfamily Lixinae is considered. Morpho-functional features of the external sculpture of rostrum are discussed in connection with the biology of these beetles and localization of their eggs on a host plant.

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