Promecops claviger Hustache, 1929 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae): First register in Brazil and first host plant register

Barreto, Marliton Rocha; Cavalet, Fábio
October 2011
CheckList;Oct2011, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p619
Academic Journal
For the first time in Brazil and in soybean plants (Glycine max (L.) Merr.), the weevil Promecops claviger Hustache has been identified. The incidence occurred in the city of Sinop, Mato Grosso (11°48′14,64″ S, 55°34′55,93″ W), in October 2010.


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