Champions of biodiversity: A weevil genus beats records of explosive evolutive radiation

  • Pensoft Editorial Team
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  • February 6, 2017
  • With as many as 120 recently discovered weevils placed in the genus Laparocerus, it now hosts a total of 237 known species and subspecies. They are all flightless beetles and most of them endemic (living exclusively in one geographic location) to a single island of the archipelagos of Madeira, Selvagens and the Canary Islands (17 […]