Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Brachyceridae

small punctate weevil - Notiodes ovalis tiny weevil - Tanysphyrus lemnae Water Hyacinth Weevil - Neochetina eichhorniae ? - Neochetina eichhorniae Notiodes punctatus (LeConte) - Notiodes punctatus Onychylis nigrirostris (Boheman) - Onychylis nigrirostris Snout Beetle - Grypus equiseti Tiny shiny grey & black weevil beetle - Lissorhoptrus
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 Brachyceridae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
groups included here used to be treated in Curculionidae(1)
Explanation of Names
Brachyceridae Billberg 1820
Numbers
5 subfamilies, of which 2 represented in NA(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.Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)
Bouchard P. et al. 2011. ZooKeys 88: 1–972.