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Genus Tyloderma

small weevil - Tyloderma aereum Weevil - Tyloderma foveolatum Tyloderma foveolatum Tyloderma foveolatum Beetle - Tyloderma foveolatum Tyloderma - Tyloderma foveolatum Tyloderma - Tyloderma nigrum - female beetle - Tyloderma foveolatum - male - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Cryptorhynchinae (Hidden Snout Weevils)
Tribe Cryptorhynchini
Subtribe Cryptorhynchina
Genus Tyloderma
Explanation of Names
Tyloderma Say 1831
Numbers
30 spp. in our area(1)
Identification
revision in(2)
Range
much of the US and adjacent Canada, most diverse in se. US(1)(3)
Habitat
Often found in wetlands(1)
Food
hosts: plants of many families(1)
Remarks
come to lights(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Revision of the New World weevil genus Tyloderma in America north of Mexico (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Cryptorhynchinae)
Wibmer G.J. 1981. Southwestern Entomol. Supplement 3: 1-95.
3.Bousquet Y., ed. (1991) Checklist of the beetles of Canada and Alaska