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Species Hylobius congener - Seedling Debarking Weevil

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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 Molytinae
Tribe Hylobiini (Pine Weevils)
Genus Hylobius
Species congener (Seedling Debarking Weevil)
Explanation of Names
Hylobius congener Dalla Torre, Schenkling & Marshall 1943
Range
transcontinental in the north (AK-LB south to BC-MN-MI-NJ-NC)(1)
Food
hosts: pines (Pinus resinosa, P. strobus, P. sylvestris)