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Lixinae is a subfamily of true weevils, included in the Molytinae in many older treatments. They are mainly root feeders, although some develop in flower buds or stems. Several species are used in biological control of invasive weeds, namely knapweeds.
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (2 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Larinus latissimus kuroiwai (Lixinae, Cleoninae), Onychostylus notulatus (Blattodea), Ornebius kanetataki (Orthoptera) and the American cockroach Periplaneta americana (Orthoptera, Dictyoptera, Blattidae, Archiblattinae) (Bombay canary, kakerlac, palmetto bug, ship cockroach, the waterbug). Vulnerable to endangered species, local people collect these species for ornamental purposes, ...
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Hypolixus species. (Lixinae).
Binna Burra. Lamington National Park. QLD
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