Weevils

Known as: Curculionidae, Weevil 
BEETLES in the family Curculionidae and the largest family in the order COLEOPTERA. They have a markedly convex shape and many are considered pests.
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The extraordinary diversity of herbivorous beetles is usually attributed to coevolution with angiosperms. However, the degree and… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The red turpentine beetle, Dendroctonus valens LeConte (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), colonizes all pines species… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae Hopkins, Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae) is a native insect of the pine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The detection of adaptive loci in the genome is essential as it gives the possibility of understanding what proportion of a… (More)
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2005
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2005
Stem-boring insects and methyl jasmonate (MeJA) are thought to induce similar complex chemical and anatomical defenses in… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Intracellular symbiosis is widespread in the insect world where it plays an important role in evolution and adaptation. The… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The main goals of this study were to provide a robust phylogeny for the families of the superfamily Curculionoidea, to discover… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Cell physiology in the weevil Sitophilus oryzae is coordinated by three integrated genomes: nuclear, mitochondrial, and the "S… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
We studied the occurrence of the TTAGG telomere repeats by fluorescence in-situ hybridization (FISH) and Southern hybridization… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Mitochondrial DNA of higher animals has been described as an example of extreme efficiency in genome structure and function… (More)
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