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Genus Tanymecus

Aphrastus maybe?? - Tanymecus lacaena Tan Beetle - Tanymecus lacaena Weevel? - Tanymecus lacaena Tanymecus lacaena  ?? - Tanymecus lacaena marsh insect - Tanymecus confusus Curcurlionid - Tanymecus lacaena Broad-nosed Weevil - Tanymecus lacaena Broad Nosed Weevil? - Tanymecus confusus
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 Entiminae (Broad-nosed Weevils)
Tribe Tanymecini
Genus Tanymecus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tanymechus (sic)
Explanation of Names
Tanymecus Germar 1817
Numbers
3 spp. in our area(1)
Range
e. half of the US & sw. US into the prairie provinces of Canada(1)
Remarks
Adults are usually collected in low herbaceous plants(1)
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.