Curculionites vulpinus Northrop 1928 (snout beetle)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Curculionidae

Full reference: S. A. Northrop. 1928. Beetles from the Fox Hills Cretaceous strata of South Dakota. American Journal of Science, Series 5 15:28-37

Belongs to Curculionites according to A. A. Legalov 2015

See also Legalov 2011, Legalov 2012 and Northrop 1928

Sister taxa: Curculionites angustior, Curculionites brenthiformis, Curculionites epistictus, Curculionites eustictus, Curculionites harringtoni, Curculionites hylobioides, Curculionites jujuyensis, Curculionites latiusculus, Curculionites magdalinus, Curculionites marginatus, Curculionites megastictus, Curculionites microstictus, Curculionites morosus, Curculionites northropi, Curculionites optimus, Curculionites ovatus, Curculionites parastictus, Curculionites parvulus, Curculionites punctillatus, Curculionites redtenbacheri, Curculionites senonicus, Curculionites shareipoffi, Curculionites silesiacus, Curculionites stebingeri, Curculionites sunchalicus, Curculionites wielandi

Type specimen: YPM IP 025705, an elytra. Its type locality is Southwest of Dupree, which is in a Maastrichtian marine shale in the Fox Hills Formation of South Dakota.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Southwest of Dupree

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