Toxorhynchus atriantenus Poinar and Legalov 2015 (weevil)

Insecta - Coleoptera - Brentidae

Full reference: G. Poinar and A. A. Legalov. 2015. New Apioninae (Coleoptera: Brentidae) in Dominican amber. Historical Biology 27:134-157

Belongs to Toxorhynchus according to A. A. Legalov 2015

See also Poinar and Legalov 2015

Sister taxa: Toxorhynchus amphioculus, Toxorhynchus arctus, Toxorhynchus atriartus, Toxorhynchus confectum, Toxorhynchus convexoculus, Toxorhynchus convexus, Toxorhynchus corruptus, Toxorhynchus dominicanus, Toxorhynchus florissantensis, Toxorhynchus fuscocorpus, Toxorhynchus grandis, Toxorhynchus hispaniolicus, Toxorhynchus hispidulus, Toxorhynchus leptorhinus, Toxorhynchus microsomus, Toxorhynchus minusculus, Toxorhynchus oculatus, Toxorhynchus pumilum, Toxorhynchus refrenatum, Toxorhynchus reventus, Toxorhynchus robustus, Toxorhynchus scudderianum, Toxorhynchus stenelytrus

Type specimen: AMNH DR-8-431, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)

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