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Tribe Conotrachelini

Curculionidae, head - Conotrachelus seniculus Weevil in the kitchen - Conotrachelus posticatus Curculionidae, dorsal - Conotrachelus nenuphar Beetle - Conotrachelus anaglypticus Weevil - Conotrachelus Conotrachelus sp. - Conotrachelus posticatus Sweet tooth - Conotrachelus posticatus plum curculio on apple - Conotrachelus nenuphar
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 Conotrachelini
Explanation of Names
Conotrachelini Jekel 1865
Numbers
7 genera in our area, 22 total(1)
Range
New World, primarily neotropical; widespread in NA(1) [15 spp. reach Canada(2)]
Remarks
Chaleponotus elusus Casey 1892 was described from 'Ind<iana>' based on a mislabeled specimen of an Australian weevil
Works Cited
1.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.
2.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.