genus Anthonomus

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Noun1.genus Anthonomus - weevils destructive of cultivated plantsgenus Anthonomus - weevils destructive of cultivated plants
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Curculionidae, family Curculionidae - true weevils: snout beetles
Anthonomus grandis, boll weevil - greyish weevil that lays its eggs in cotton bolls destroying the cotton
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Revision of the fischeri Species Group of the Genus Anthonomus Germar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
Anthonomus (Anthonomus) eugenii Cano, 1894 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), internationally known as the pepper weevil, is a member of the genus Anthonomus Germar, 1817 of the subfamily Curculioninae Latreille, tribe Anthonomini C.