Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Curculionoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Holometabola
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Curculionoidea

Familia: Anthribidae
Subfamilia: Choraginae
Tribus: Apolectini – Araecerini – ?Choragini – Cisanthribini – Stenorhinini – Valenfriesiini – ?Xenorchestini
incertae sedis:
Genera: Anthribites – †Cretochoragus – Pseudomecorhis

Name edit

  • Choraginae Kirby, 1819 [placed on the Official List of Family-Group Names in Zoology by ICZN (1994: 72), as Choragidae, with the endorsement that family-group names based on Choragus Kirby, 1819 are not to be given priority over those based on Anthribus Geoffroy, 1762] [source: ICZN (1994: 72)]

References edit

cited sources edit

  • ICZN 1994: OPINION 1756. ANTHRIBIDAE Billberg, 1820 (Insecta, Coleoptera): given precedence over CHORAGIDAE Kirby, 1819. Bulletin of zoological nomenclature, 51: 72–73. ISSN: 0007-5167 Internet Archive BHL BioStor

Additional references edit

  • Alonso-Zarazaga, M.A. & Lyal, C.H.C. 1999. A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera) (excepting Scolytidae and Platypodidae). Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp. PDF. Reference page
  • Holloway, B.A. 1982: Anthribidae (Insecta: Coleoptera). Fauna of New Zealand, (3)
  • Pierce, W.D. 1930: Studies of the North American weevils belonging to the superfamily Platystomoidea. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 77(17): 1–34 + pl. 1-5.
  • Zimmerman, E.C. 1994: Australian weevils (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea). Volume 1. Orthoceri Anthribidae to Attelabidae, the primitive weevils. CSIRO Publications - Entomological Society of America. Melbourne. ISBN 0 643 05145 7 (v. 1) ISBN 0 643 05144 9 (set)