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subgenus Cnemocyllus

Weevil - Anthonomus elongatus Weevil from Utah (3) 10.07.03 - Anthonomus jacobinus Anthonomus decipiens LeConte - Anthonomus decipiens Anthonomus ornatulus Unknown Weevil - Anthonomus elongatus Anthonomus elongatus? - Anthonomus elongatus Weevil - Anthonomus elongatus Anthonomus ligatus Dietz - Anthonomus ligatus
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 Anthonomini
Genus Anthonomus
No Taxon subgenus Cnemocyllus
Explanation of Names
Cnemocyllus Dietz 1891
21 spp. in our area, 23 total (arranged into 5 species-groups)(1)
variability is very significant, and species identification usually requires large series and/or examining male characters
Canada to Mexico; in our area, 2 spp. in the east, the rest are western(1)
associated with Asteraceae(1)
Works Cited
1.Revision of the subgenus Cnemocyllus Dietz of the weevil genus Anthonomus Germar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Anthonomini)
Wayne E. Clark and Horace R. Burke. 2005. INSECTA MUNDI, Vol. 19, No. 1-2: 1-54.