oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - The life history and immature stages of Brachycerus ornatus Drury (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Volume 53, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Field and laboratory observations on the biology of Brachycerus ornatus Drury are reported from the central Orange Free State, South Africa. This weevil is associated only with the Ground Lily Ammocharis coranica. This weevil has three larval instars. The final instar and the pupa are descriptionbed and illustrated.

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