Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Genus Rhinotia Kirby, 1819


Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy




New South Wales, Queensland

Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)


Qld: Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Desert Uplands (DEU), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), NSW North Coast (NNC), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Wet Tropics (WT)

Other Regions

Lord Howe Island terrestrial & freshwater

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • Queensland: NE coastal
  • New Guinea

General References

Legalov, A.A. 2007. Remarks on systematics of diverse groups of Curculionoidea. pp.398-402 in Legalov, A.A. Leaf-rolling weevils (Coleoptera, Rhynchitidae, Attelabidae) of the world fauna. Novosibirsk : Agro-Siberia. pp. 1-523. [398, 399] (reinstates Orthorhynchus Kirby as subgenus of Rhinotia)

Legalov, A.A. 2009. Annotated checklist of recent and fossil species of the family Belidae (Coleoptera) from the world fauna. Amurskii Zoologicheskii Zhurnal 1(4): 296-324 [Date published XII-2009] [300-306] (Orthorhynchus Kirby as valid genus and subgenus; Rhinotia as subgenus of Orthorhynchus Kirby; Guineorhinotia as subgenus of Orthorhynchoides Legalov)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
17-Feb-2015 BELIDAE Schoenherr, 1826 28-Jan-2015 MODIFIED Lyn Randall
24-May-2012 MODIFIED