Languriidae

Languriidae

[‚laŋ·gə′rī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The lizard beetles, a cosmopolitan family of coleopteran insects in the superfamily Cucujoidea.
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Review of the New World species of Pharaxonotha Reitter (Coleoptera: Languriidae).
Antliarhinus zamiae and an undescribed beetle species in the Xenoscelinae (Languriidae) played a minor role in pollination, and Metacucujus goodei (Boganiidae) and a second species of Xenoscelinae appeared to have little or no effect (Donaldson, 1997).
Species of Aulacoscelis Duponchal and Chevrolat (Chrysomelidae) and Nomotus Gorham (Languriidae) feed on fronds of Central American cycads.
(1999) Species of Aulacoscelis Duponchel and Chevrolat (Chrysomelidae) and Nomotus Gorham (Languriidae) feed on fronds of Central American cycads.
Otros autores consideran cinco subfamilias: Dacninae, Megalodacninae, Encaustinae, Tritominae e Erotylinae (e.g., Alvarenga 1994; Lawrence y Newton 1995) y actualmente se ha intentado demostrar la inclusion de los Languriidae dentro de los Erotylidae.
Epurea luteola (Erichson) Stelidota coenosa Erichson Languriidae Pharaxonotha floridana (Casey) Coccinellidae Cycloneda sanguinea 3 (Linnaeus) Corylophidae Orthoperus sp.
1974, Valerio 1988, Hilje 1996, Kohlmann, 1997, 2000, Escobar and Chacon de Ulloa 2000 Cleridae Rifkind 1997 Languriidae Pakaluk 1988 Cerambycidae Gilmour 1960, 1962, Di Iorio 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997a-b, Gonzalez and Di Iorio 1997 Bruchidae Santos et al.
Acari: Tenuipalpidae Brevipalpus californicus (Banks) Tetranychus evansi Baker and Pritchard Acari: Winterschmidtiidae Czenspinskia transversostriata (Oudemans) Coleoptera: Anthicidae Acanthinus argentinus (Pic) Coleoptera: Cerambycidae Styloleptus biustus (LeConte) Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae Diabrotica undecimpunctata Barber Disonycha glabrata (Fabricius) Epitrix fasciata Blatchley Erepsocassis rubella (Boheman) Gratiana boliviana Spaeth (1) Leptinotarsa decimlineata (Say) (1) Leptinotarsa juncta (Germar) (1) Plagiometriona clavata (Fabricius) Coleoptera: Curculionidae Faustinus cubae (Boheman) Coleoptera: Elateridae Conoderus rudis Brown Coleoptera: Languriidae Loberus sp.
Clover stem borer, Languria mozardi (Coleoptera: Languriidae), on soybeans, Glycine max: a new host record.
The clover stem borer, Languria mozardi Latreille (Coleoptera: Languriidae), is a widespread, native North American beetle (Wildermuth & Gates 1920; Vaurie 1948).
Occurrence of clover stem borer, Languria mozardi (Coleoptera: Languriidae), on canola: a new host record.
The clover stem borer (CSB), Languria mozardi Latreille (Coleoptera: Languriidae) at various life stages (larva, pupa and adult), was discovered on canola (Brassica napus L.; Brassicaceae) during the 2000-01 growing season; these plantings were part of the canola nursery at Alabama A&M University's Winfred Thomas Agricultural Research Station (WTARS) located in northern Alabama.