Molytinae

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Molytinae
Hylobius abietis up.jpg
Hylobius abietis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Curculionidae
Subfamily: Molytinae
Schönherr, 1823
Tribes

Numerous, see text

Molytinae is a subfamily of weevils described by Carl Johan Schönherr in 1823.

Molytinae includes the following tribes:

In many older treatments, the Bagoinae, Cryptorhynchinae, Hyperinae, Lixinae and Mesoptiliinae are included in the Molytinae as "tribus groups", as well as the Itini which are otherwise considered a tribe of the Curculioninae.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Sometimes placed in the in Curculioninae

Data related to Molytinae at Wikispecies