Palaechtodes Brinck, 1948,

Morrone, Juan J., 2013, The subtribes and genera of the tribe Listroderini (Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Cyclominae): Phylogenetic analysis with systematic and biogeographical accounts, ZooKeys 273, pp. 15-71: 33

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scientific name

Palaechtodes Brinck, 1948
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Palaechtodes Brinck, 1948 

Palaechtodes  Brinck, 1948: 50.

Type species.

Palaechthus cossonoides  C. O. Waterhouse, 1884 (by original designation).

Diagnosis.

Medium-sized (7.0-7.5 mm); vestiture of seta-like scales and setae; rostral dorsal carinae present; pronotum subclyndrical.

Relationships.

Palaechtodes  is the sister genus to both Paleachthus and Tristanodes  . Oberprieler (1992) considered that the distinction between Palaechtodes  and Palaechthus  needs to be reevaluated.

Species included.

Palaechtodes cossonoides  (C. O. Waterhouse, 1884).

Geographical distribution.

Tristan da Cunha-Gough islands ( Brinck 1948).

Material examined.

Palaechtodes cossonoides  (BMNH).