Macrostyphlina, Morrone, Juan J., 2013

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: 21

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.273.4116

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scientific name

Macrostyphlina
status

subtr. n.

Macrostyphlina  subtr. n.

Type genus.

Macrostyphlus  Kirsch, 1889.

Diagnosis.

Scrobes long, deep, sharply bordered, reaching eyes, with suprascrobal keel; elytra oblong-oval, with intervals usually flat, lacking anteapical tubercle.

Included taxa.

This new subtribe, which basically corresponds to the Macrostyphlus  generic group of Morrone (1994c, 1997a), includes the genera Adioristidius  , Amathynetoides  , Andesianellus  , Macrostyphlus  , Nacodius  and Puranius  . All these genera are distributed in South America, in the Andean region and the South American Transition Zone (sensu Morrone 2006).

Key to the genera of Macrostyphlina