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Loricera glacialis Scudder 1877 (weevil)

Insecta - Coleoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 209035

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1877. Description of two species of Carabidae found in the interglacial deposits of Scarboro Heights, near Toronto, Canada. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories 3:763-764

Belongs to Curculionoidea according to G. E. Ball and T. L. Erwin 1969

Sister taxa: Akulosamphus, Allocorynidae, Anthribidae, Apionidae, Attelabidae, Belidae, Brenthidae, Brentidae, Caridae, Cimberididae, Curculionidae, Erirhinidae, Nemonychidae

Type specimen: Its type locality is Scarborough Bluffs (Hinde collection), which is in a Pleistocene lacustrine deltaic siltstone in the Scarborough Formation of Canada

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): elytron 4.40 x 1.60