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Genus Sirocalodes

Weevil on Steer's Head - Sirocalodes sericans Weevil on Steer's Head - Sirocalodes sericans weevil - Sirocalodes siculus weevil - Sirocalodes siculus Sirocalodes siculus Sirocalodes siculus  Curculionidae --? - Sirocalodes siculus  Curculionidae --? - Sirocalodes siculus
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 Ceutorhynchinae (Minute Seed Weevils)
Tribe Ceutorhynchini
Genus Sirocalodes
Explanation of Names
Sirocalodes Voss 1958
Numbers
3 spp. in our area(1), ca. 20 total(2)
Range
Holarctic genus(2); in our area, w. & so. US + MB(1)
Food
on Papaveraceae(2)
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.Catalogue of Ceutorhynchinae of the world, with a key to genera (Insecta Coleoptera Curculionidae)
Colonnelli E. 2004. Argania Editio, Barcelona. 124 pp.