Pantomorus cephalotes (Hustache)
Geographic distribution
No economic damages registered
  • Argentina
    • Tucumán
Other distribution

  • Asynonychus cephalotes Hustache 1947: 144
  • Pantomorus cephalotes : Wibmer & O’Brien 1986: 65
  • Naupactus cephalotes : Morrone 1999: 158
Pantomorus cephalotes is very different from any other species of Naupactini, and it probably belongs in Tanymecini. The eyes are displaced to the forehead and the pronotum has vibrissae (long setae) on the sides of the anterior margin. The integument is almost nude of scales.

Associated with native vegetation of the Yungas biogeographic province.
  • HUSTACHE A. 1947. Naupactini de l’Argentine et des régions limitrophes (Col. Curculion.). Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina 13(1-5): 3-146.
  • WIBMER G. & O’BRIEN C.W. 1986. Annotated checklist of the weevils (Curculionidae sensu lato) of South America (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 39, 563 pp.
  • MORRONE J.J. 1999. The species of Entiminae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) ranged in America south of the United States. Anales del Instituto de Biología UNAM, Serie Zoología 70(2): 99-168.
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