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Tribe Mecinini

Weevil - Mecinus pyraster Toadflax Seedhead Weevil  - Rhinusa antirrhini weevil - Mecinus pyraster Beetle - Mecinus pyraster Mecinini - Rhinusa asellus - female CURCULIONIDAE   European Curculionid Weevil   Rhinusa tetra - Rhinusa antirrhini Very small hairy one - Mecinus linnavuorii Mecinus pyraster? - Mecinus pyraster
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 Curculioninae
Tribe Mecinini
Explanation of Names
Mecinini Gistel 1848
Numbers
7 spp. (of which only one native) in 4 genera in our area, ~100? spp. in 6 genera total
Range
Palaearctic, with very few native spp. elsewhere (only one in NA & S. Africa each)