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Species Lignyodes bischoffi

Weevil - Lignyodes bischoffi Weevil - Lignyodes bischoffi Lignyodes bischoffi (Blatchley) - Lignyodes bischoffi beetle - Lignyodes bischoffi curc - Lignyodes bischoffi weevil - Lignyodes bischoffi Curculionoidea - Lignyodes bischoffi Curculionoidea - Lignyodes bischoffi
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 Curculioninae
Tribe Tychiini (Leguminous Seed Weevils)
Subtribe Lignyodina
Genus Lignyodes (Ash Seed Weevils)
Species bischoffi (Lignyodes bischoffi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lignyodes bischoffi (Blatchley)
Orig. Comb: Thysanocnemis bischoffi Blatchley 1916
Explanation of Names
patronym for Edward A. Bischoff (1)
17 spp. n. of Mex. (2)
3.2-4 mm (1)
Elytra has a broad darker band at middle. Distinguished from L. fraxini by white scales between elytra and much shorter hairs. (1)

Lignyodes bischoffi (Blatchley)
Det. B. Mathison, 2010
e. N. Amer. (3)
at high-moderate risk of endangerment due to the EAB (4)
See Also

Plocetes versicolor (Champion)
Det. M. A. Quinn, 2013
Works Cited
1.Rhynchophora or weevils of North Eastern America
Blatchley and Leng. 1916. Nature Publishing Co., Indianapolis, Indiana. 682 pp.
2.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.
3.Annotated checklist of the weevils (Curculionidae sensu lato) of North America, Central America, and the West Indies...
O'Brien C.W., Wibmer G.J. 1982. Mem. Am. Ent. Inst. 34: x+382 pp.
4.Ecological impacts of the emerald ash borer. Pp. 15-62. In: R.G. Van Driesche (ed.), Biology and Control of Emerald Ash Borer.
Wagner, D.L. and K. Todd. 2015. USDA Technical Bulletin FHTET-2014-09. Morgantown, WV.