[New weevils from tropical America (Coleoptera: Apionidae, Curculionidae).]

Publication Type:Journal Article
Authors:J. Rheinheimer
Journal:Koleopterologische Rundschau
Date Published:Juli
Type of Article:Article
:Acalles cayennensis, Guyanapion, Guyanapion calomelas, Platyomus wellsi

Three new species and one new genus of weevils (Coleoptera: Apionidae. Curculionidae) are described from South America. Acalles cayennensis sp.n. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Cryptorhynchinae) is described as the first member of this widely distributed genus from French Guyana. Platyomus wellsi sp.n. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Otiorhynchinae) is the second species of this genus from Honduras. Guyanapion calomelas gen.n. sp.n. (Coleoptera: Apionidae) is the first species of Apionidae known from French Guyana and placed in the Piezotrachelini. This assignment is discussed with regard to related tribes


Neue Ruesselkaefer aus dem tropischen Amerika (Coleoptera: Apionidae, Curculionidae).

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