Acamptini

Acamptus rigidus, copyright Katja Schulz.

Belongs within: Cossoninae.

The Acamptini are wood-dwelling weevils with a covering of dense, broad, erect or suberect scales, sometimes with a crustose coating, and lacking an apical comb of setae on the hind tibia (Anderson 2002).

<==AcamptiniB14
    |--AcamptellaB14
    |--TrachodiscaB14
    |--PseudacamptopsisB14
    |--AcamptopsisB14
    |--ChoerorrhynchusB14
    |--MenaresB14
    |--PrionarthrusB14
    `--Acamptus LeConte 1876 [incl. Glyphostethus Marshall 1921, Pseudacamptus Champion 1909]A02
         |--A. cancellatusB14
         `--A. rigidus LeConte 1876B14

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[A02] Anderson, R. S. 2002. Curculionidae Latreille 1802. In: Arnett, R. H., Jr, M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley & J. H. Frank (eds) American Beetles vol. 2. Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea pp. 722–815. CRC Press.

[B14] Bouchard, P. (ed.) 2014. The Book of Beetles: A lifesize guide to six hundred of nature’s gems. Ivy Press: Lewes (United Kingdom).

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