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Genus Araecerus

Araecerus fasciculatus (DeGeer) - Araecerus fasciculatus Araecerus fasciculatus (DeGeer) - Araecerus fasciculatus What cute little beetle is this? - Araecerus fasciculatus What cute little beetle is this? - Araecerus fasciculatus ID for a broad nosed weevil? - Araecerus fasciculatus Fungus Weevil - Araecerus fasciculatus Araecerus fasciculatus Araecerus fasciculatus
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 Anthribidae (Fungus Weevils)
Subfamily Choraginae
Tribe Araecerini
Genus Araecerus
Explanation of Names
Araecerus Schoenherr 1823
Numbers
2 spp. in our area, both adventive; ca. 80 spp. worldwide(1)
Range
native to the Indopacific region; one sp. cosmopolitan (spread by commerce)(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.