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CONTRIBUTION TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE MESOZOIC CURCULIONOIDEA (COLEOPTERA)

@inproceedings{Legalov2009CONTRIBUTIONTT,
  title={CONTRIBUTION TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE MESOZOIC CURCULIONOIDEA (COLEOPTERA)},
  author={Andrei A. Legalov},
  year={2009}
}
Summary. 111 species of the Curculionid-beetles are known from the Mesozoic (Obrieniidae – 7, Nemonychidae – 63, Ithyceridae – 24, Belidae – 4, Anthribidae – 2, Rhynchitidae – 3, Brentidae – 2, Curculionidae – 5, Scolytidae – 1). New subfamily Metrioxenoidinae Legalov, subfam.n. (type genus: Metrioxenoides Gratshev, Zherikhin, Jarzembowski, 1998), new tribes Kenderlykanini Legalov, trib.n. (type genus: Kenderlyka Zherikhin & Gratshev, 1993), Probelini Legalov, trib.n. (type genus: Probelus L… 
Checklist of Mesozoic Curculionoidea (Coleoptera) with description of new taxa
129 species of the Curculionid-beetles are known from the Mesozoic (Obrieniidae – 7, Nemonychidae – 74, Ithyceridae – 29, Belidae – 4, Anthribidae – 2, Rhynchitidae – 3, Brentidae – 2, Curculionidae
Fossil Mesozoic and Cenozoic weevils (Coleoptera, Obrienioidea, Curculionoidea)
All known extinct species of Mesozoic and Cenozoic weevils are listed. Ten species of Obrienioidea and 895 Curculionoidea species are recognized, including 88 Nemonychidae, 43 Anthribidae, 44
The Mesozoic stage of evolution of the family Nemonychidae (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea)
TLDR
The Mesozoic stage in the evolution of the family Nemonychidae is studied; 80 species of 42 genera are recorded in the Mesozoics fauna and the phylogeny and morphology of this family are considered.
Two new species of the family Rhynchitidae (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) from Eocene Baltic amber, with key to species and assumed trophic relationships
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The first record of Pseudomesauletes from Baltic amber and the sixth species of Baltocar is described, with a similar body size and rostrum shorter than elytra, and weakly convex pronotum.
Sayrevilleinae Legalov, a newly recognised subfamily of fossil weevils (Coleoptera, Curculionoidea, Attelabidae) and the use of synchrotron microtomography to examine inclusions in amber
Two genera of extinct weevils, Sayrevilleus Gratshev & Zherikhin from Cretaceous New Jersey amber and Baltocar Kuschel from Eocene Baltic amber, are recognized as close relatives based on
Weevils of the Yixian Formation, China (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea): phylogenetic considerations and comparison with other Mesozoic faunas
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The weevil fauna of the Yixian Formation, north-eastern China, is described and compared with other deposits of similar age and older, and much of the taxonomy is considered tentative pending a full cladistic analysis and outline of diagnostic, synapomorphic characters.
Two new species of the genus Rhynchitobius Sharp, 1889 (Coleoptera: Rhynchitidae) in Dominican amber
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The present study describes the first representatives of the family Rhynchitidae from Dominican amber, which is characterized by a long rostrum, narrow pronotum and elytra, rugose elyTral intervals and distinct elytral striae.
Review of curculionoid beetles of the genus Arnoldibelus Leg. from the Jurassic of Kazakhstan (Coleoptera: Nemonychidae)
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Two new species, A. zherichini and A. gratshevi, closely related to A. karatavicus, from the Middle-Late Jurassic of the Karatau Mountains are described.
A new species of the genus Zherichiniletus Legalov, 2003 with systematic notes on the tribes Sanyrevilleini, Auletini and Cesauletini (Coleoptera: Rhychitidae)
A new species Zherichiniletus ponomarenkoi Legalov, sp.n. (Indonesia: Kalimantan) similar to Zh. ovatus (Philippines) is described. Seven synonyms and four systematic placements are newly presented,
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