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Apion onopordi Kirby, 1808
a seed weevil
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Classification:

  • Phylum Arthropoda
  • Class Insecta
  • Order COLEOPTERA
  • Suborder POLYPHAGA
  • Superfamily CURCULIONOIDEA
  • Family APIONIDAE
  • Subfamily Apioninae
  • Genus Apion

APIONIDAE
 An example of APIONIDAE
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CITATION
Anderson, R., Nash, R., O’Connor, J.P. 2005. Checklist of Irish Coleoptera. InvertebrateIreland Online, Ulster Museum , Belfast and National Museum of Ireland , Dublin
http://www.habitas.org.uk/InvertebrateIreland/species.asp?item=2934
IRISH STATUS
See Explanatory Text
Accepted
NORTHERN IRELAND
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
No RecordsRecorded
STATUS OF NAME
Current Name
VALIDATING LITERATURE
Anderson, R., Nash, R. & O'Connor, J.P.. 1997, Irish Coleoptera: a revised and annotated list, Irish Naturalists' Journal Special Entomological Supplement, 1-81
LITERATURE FOR IDENTIFICATION
Joy, N.H., 1932, A practical handbook of British beetles, , H.F. & G. Witherby,
Morris, M.G., 1990, Orthocerus weevils, , ,
Morris, M.G., 1993, British Orthocerous Weevils: corrections and new information (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), Ent. Monthly Mag., 129: 23-29
LITERATURE FOR TAXONOMIC CHANGE
LITERATURE FOR ECOLOGY AND DISTRIBUTION
Johnson, F.W & Halbert, J.N, 1902, A list of the Beetles of Ireland, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 6B: 535-827
LOCATION OF VOUCHER
EXPLANATORY TEXT
This species was once present in the subgenus Apion s. Acanephodus, but is now grouped in the subgenus Apion s. Ceratapion.

CHECKLIST VERSION  2005

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