Liparogetus Broun, 1915,

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: 40

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Liparogetus Broun, 1915


Liparogetus Broun, 1915 

Liparogetus  Broun, 1915: 331.

Type species.

Liparogetus sulcatissimus  Broun, 1915 (by indication, monotypy).

Diagnosis. Small to medium-sized (6.0-10.0 mm); vestiture of seta-like scales and setae; rostrum with dorsal carinae; antennal insertion at the middle of the rostrum; club inflated; pronotum subquadrate; metanepisternal suture complete; tibiae lacking spurs.


Liparogetus  is the sister genus to both Falklandiopsis  and the clade Falklandiellus-Telurus-Nestrius-Falklandius-Lanteriella.

Species included.

Liparogetus sulcatissimus  Broun, 1915.

Geographical distribution.

New Zealand ( Alonso-Zarazaga and Lyal 1999).

Material examined.

Liparogetus sulcatissimus  (MZFC).