Mecistocerini

Belongs within: Molytinae. The Mecistocerini are a group of weevils characterised by a pectoral canal extending onto the metasternum, with the sides of the canal marked by lamellae on the prosternum behind the fore coxae (Morimoto 1978). Praodes acalloides is an oval-bodied species with a minute scutellum and short metasternum with the pectoral canal reaching… Continue reading Mecistocerini