Atrichonotus whiteheadi Lanteri
Geographic distribution
No economic damages registered
  • Argentina
    • Córdoba
    • San Luis
Other distribution
  • Atrichonotus whiteheadi Lanteri in Lanteri & Morrone 1995: 108
Species very small, endemic to the sierras of central Argentina (Lanteri & Morrone 1995). It is distinguished by the flat eyes, the pair of dark-brown maculae on the elytra, and the short, recumbent elytral setae. It is flightless and probably parthenogenetic.
Associated with vegetation of the Espinal biographic province.
  • LANTERI A.A. & MORRONE J.J. 1995. Cladistics of the Naupactus leucoloma species group, Atrichonotus, and Eurymetopus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 54(1-4): 99-112.
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.