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Genus Piesocorynus

Fungus Weevil - Piesocorynus moestus Anthribidae, head - Piesocorynus mixtus Piesocorynus mixtus? - Piesocorynus mixtus anthribidae - Piesocorynus mixtus Weevil for ID - Piesocorynus plagifer fungus weevil? - Piesocorynus lateralis Beetle with mite friend - Piesocorynus lateralis Piesocorynus moestus from East Texas - Piesocorynus moestus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea
Family Anthribidae (Fungus Weevils)
Subfamily Anthribinae
Tribe Piesocorynini
Genus Piesocorynus
Explanation of Names
Piesocorynus Dejean 1834
5 spp. in our area + ~30 more in the Neotropics(1)
e. US + TX-AZ(1) to Brazil(2)
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.
2.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.