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Unknown weevil - Cossonus impressifrons

Unknown weevil - Cossonus impressifrons
Minot, Ward County, North Dakota, USA
June 27, 2008
Size: 6 mm
Many of these collected in Lindgren traps around the city. Most others are almost black

Moved from Cossonus.

ID confirmed by Charles O'Brien


looks like
Only three species on record for ND, and these specimens key out pretty nicely to impressifrons so I am moving there.

for all of your great help on these. it has saved me a lot of time on genera I am not familiar with yet.

pleasure is all mine
you contribute quality pictures of rather small animals; i wish you took and submit pictures of some of those you're familiar, too -- traps capture funny things not otherwise available... Hmm! i would like to see a list of your catch... :-]

I will
eventually have a list, I am probably pretty close that I could put an initial one together, as I have to soon for the city folks who funded my work this summer, I will provide it to you soon.

wunderbar -- thanks!
i'm looking forward to going thru the list -- keep posting pics in the meanwhile!

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