Image Number: 5322030

Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
Body compact, 7.5-9.5mm long, black, greyish or covered with yellowish scales; pronotum subparallel sided in basal one-third only; elytra with interstices 3,5 and 7 strongly carinate, indistinct oblique pale humeral stripe, elongate (6:4), gradually declivous behind. Similar to S. fridigus in which the pronotum is parallel sided in basal half, elytra shorter (5:4), strongly declivous behind, profemora slender, not clavate; Australia: Thursday Island, Torres Strait collected 4 Nov 2004 by M. Weinert and S, Barclay, GPS 10 34.8792 S and 142 12.8522 E . Survey Collection no : is KAH 149. Det. by D. MacLeod,9 Nov 2004.
Image type:
Museum
Image view:
Dorsal / Abaxial / Back

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Image location:
Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Curculionoidea
Family: Curculionidae
Subfamily: Cryptorhynchinae
Tribe: Cryptorhynchini
Genus: Sternochetus
Subject: Sternochetus mangiferae (Fabricius, 1775)
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, October 11, 2007
Image last updated:
Monday, December 10, 2007