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Genus Cryptorhynchus

Cryptorhynchus fuscatus Weevil  - Cryptorhynchus helvus - male - female Poplar-and-Willow Borer - Cryptorhynchus lapathi Poplar-and-Willow Borer - Cryptorhynchus lapathi Unidentified Weevil - Cryptorhynchus helvus Cryptorhynchus fuscatus Weevil - Cryptorhynchus lapathi Weevil Aug 13 - Cryptorhynchus tristis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Cryptorhynchinae (Hidden Snout Weevils)
Tribe Cryptorhynchini
Subtribe Cryptorhynchina
Genus Cryptorhynchus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
a composite genus in its present limits, in bad need of a worldwide revision(1)
Explanation of Names
Cryptorhynchus Illiger 1807
Greek 'hidden snout'
5 spp. in our area(2)
cosmopolitan(1); in our area, e. NA(2)
Works Cited
1.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.
2.A Review of the Genus Cryptorhynchus Illiger 1807 in the United States and Canada (Curculionidae: Cryptorhynchinae)
Anderson, Robert S. 2008. Coleopterists Society.