Weevils of the tribe Sipalini (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Rhynchophorinae). Part 2, The genera Mesocordylus and Orthognathus. American Museum novitates ; no. 2441

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dc.contributor.author Vaurie, Patricia. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2005-10-06T16:32:56Z
dc.date.available 2005-10-06T16:32:56Z
dc.date.issued 1970 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2246/2650
dc.description 78 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. en_US
dc.description Includes bibliographical references (p. 76-78). en_US
dc.description.abstract "The New World genera Mesocordylus and Orthognathus are revised. Keys are given to the species of these two genera and to the genera of the tribe Sipalini. Following a diagnosis and detailed description of each species, the sexual dimorphism, distribution, ecology, and synonymy are discussed. A checklist of the species is given. Ten new species of Mesocordylus and one of Orthognathus are described from the Antilles, Mexico, Central and South America. Three indeterminate species are discussed following the accounts of Mesocordylus. The approximately 700 specimens examined and the collection to which they belong are listed"--P. 76. en_US
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dc.language eng en_US
dc.language.iso en_US
dc.publisher New York, N.Y. : American Museum of Natural History en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries American Museum novitates ; no. 2441 en_US
dc.subject.lcc QL1 .A436 no.2441, 1970 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Mesocordylus en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Orthognathus en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Sipalini en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Beetles -- Latin America en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Beetles -- America en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Insects -- Latin America en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Insects -- America en_US
dc.title Weevils of the tribe Sipalini (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Rhynchophorinae). Part 2, The genera Mesocordylus and Orthognathus. American Museum novitates ; no. 2441 en_US
dc.title.alternative Genera Mesocordylus and Orthognathus en_US
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    Novitates (Latin for "new acquaintances"), published continuously and numbered consecutively since 1921, are short papers that contain descriptions of new forms and reports in zoology, paleontology, and geology. New numbers are published at irregular intervals.

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