Lamiarhinus Morrone, 1992,

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: 46-47

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Lamiarhinus Morrone, 1992


Lamiarhinus Morrone, 1992  Fig. 33

Lamiarhinus  Morrone, 1992c: 419.

Type species.

Lamiarhinus aelficus  Morrone, 1992.


Small to medium-sized (5.7-6.8 mm); vestiture of seta-like scales and setae; funicular segments 3-6 elongate; pronotum with tubercles; elytra subrectangular, fused along interelytral suture.


Lamiarhinus  is the sister genus to Philippius  . In a previous analysis ( Morrone 1997a), it was considered to be related to Trachodema  .

Species included.

Lamiarhinus aelficus  Morrone, 1992; Lamiarhinus horridus  (Germain, 1896).

Host plants.

Lamiarhinus aelficus  : Podanthus ovatifolius  Lag. ( Asteraceae  ) ( Morrone 1992c).

Geographical distribution.

Andean region (Central Chilean subregion) ( Morrone 1992c).

Material examined.

Lamiarhinus aelficus  (CMNC, CWOB, MLP, MZFC) and Lamiarhinus horridus  (MHNS).