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

Genus Odontocorynus

Weevil on Fleabane - Odontocorynus salebrosus Weevils - Odontocorynus umbellae Tychius? Clover Seed Weevil? - Odontocorynus Odontocorynus sp. - Odontocorynus salebrosus Odontocorynus Odontocorynus salebrosus (Casey) - Odontocorynus salebrosus Curculionidae - Odontocorynus Weevil - Odontocorynus
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 Baridinae (Flower Weevils)
Tribe Madarini
Genus Odontocorynus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
recently revised, with dramatic reduction in species number, and transferred from Madopterini, Zygobaridina to Madarini, Leptoschoinina(1)
Explanation of Names
Odontocorynus Schönherr 1844
Numbers
7 spp. in our area, 16 spp. total(1)
Identification
key to spp. in(1)(2)
Range
NA east of the Rockies to Costa Rica; in our area, 3 spp. widespread in the eastern half of the US (2 range into so. Canada), 2 spp. in so.-c. US, and 2 spp. are restricted to FL & se. AZ each(1)
Food
appear to frequent predominantly uncultivated plants (1)