Acalles

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Acalles
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Acalles camelus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Curculionidae
Subfamily: Molytinae
Tribe: Cryptorhynchini
Subtribe: Tylodina
Genus: Acalles

Acalles is a genus of beetles in the Curculionidae family. Beetles of this genus can be found in southeastern North America living among leaf litter or dead branches and vines.[1] There are 473 species in the Acalles genus.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Genus Acalles". Bug Guide. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  2. ^ "Acalles". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved 2011-09-28.