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The Tooth-nosed snout beetles (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea, Rhynchitidae) of Papua Indonesia

by Alexander Riedel

edited from (and with permission of) Gregory P. Setliff

The Rhynchitinae is in Papua represented by 5 species



Tribus Auletini

Auletobius Desbrochers des Loges, 1869
sg. Metopum Agassiz, 1846

humboldti Voss, 1934

Stictauletes Voss, 1934

insularis Voss, 1934

punctiger Voss, 1922

Macroauletes Legalov, 2003

picticornis (Pascoe, 1885)

Tribus Auletorhinini

Auletanus Voss, 1922

disparatus Voss, 1932

Tribus Deporaini

Pseudodeporaus Voss, 1922

kolbei Voss, 1942

mysolensis Voss, 1942

Tribus Rhynchitini

Maculinvolvulus Legalov, 2003

kaszabi Voss, 1956


[list updated on 8th November 2009]


Setliff, G.P., 2007. Annotated checklist of weevils from the Papuan region (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea). Zootaxa 1536: 1-296.