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Leucophyes pedestris

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Kingdom  Animalia
Suborder  Polyphaga
Superfamily  Curculionoidea
Phylum  Arthropoda
Rank  Species
Class  Insecta
Infraorder  Cucujiformia
Family  Curculionidae
Genus  Leucophyes
Order  Beetle
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Similar  Beetle, Mecaspis alternans, Liocleonus clathratus, Coniocleonus, Sluggish weevil

Leucophyes pedestris is a species of cylindrical weevils belonging to the family Curculionidae.

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Description

Leucophyes pedestris can reach a length of about 15 millimetres (0.59 in) (rostrum included). The body is elongate shape, with a dark brown or greyish basic color. Adults can be found from May to September.

Distribution and habitat

This species is present in the southern Europe, in the southern part of the Central Europe, in the Near East and in North Africa. It lives in open areas, pastures, dry grasslands and forest clearings.

References

Leucophyes pedestris Wikipedia


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