Two new Conotrachelus from tropical fruits. (Coleoptera, Curculionidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Authors:H. S. Barber
Journal:Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington
Start Page:182

Describes as new Conotrachelus aguacatae from Mexico and Conotrachelus sapotae from Cuba, both being reared from avocado fruit; male median lobe of C. aguacatae illustrated and compared with that of Conotrachelus serpentinus Boheman and Conotrachelus perseae Barber, probably the first time this structure has been used to distinguish species of the genus.

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