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Genus Ochyromera

Ligustrum Weevil - Ochyromera ligustri Curc - Ochyromera ligustri Curculionidae - Ochyromera ligustri Ligustrum Weevil - Ochyromera ligustri Ligustrum Weevil  - Ochyromera ligustri Ligustrum Weevil - Ochyromera ligustri Ligustrum Weevil - Ochyromera ligustri Ochyromera ligustri Warner - Ochyromera ligustri
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 Curculioninae
Tribe Tychiini (Leguminous Seed Weevils)
Genus Ochyromera
Explanation of Names
Ochyromera Pascoe 1874
Numbers
A single adventive species in our area(1)
Range
native to SE Asia, adventive in se. US (west to IL-TX)(2)(BG data)
Food
Associated with adventive privet (Ligustrum spp., Oleaceae)(1)
Remarks
our only representative of the subtribe Ochyromerina Voss 1935
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.Weevils of South Carolina (Coleoptera: Nemonychidae, Attelabidae, Brentidae, Ithyceridae, and Curculionidae).
Janet C. Ciegler. 2010. Clemson University, Clemson, S.C. 276 pp.