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Genus Phyllotrox

Tiny snout beetle - Phyllotrox ferrugineus Tiny Weevil - Phyllotrox Pseudanthonomus? - Phyllotrox ferrugineus Tiny weevil on fleabane - Phyllotrox small weevil March 30 - Phyllotrox ferrugineus Curculioninae swept from Ceanothus - Phyllotrox nubifer Curculioninae - Phyllotrox Curculioninae - Phyllotrox
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Curculioninae
Tribe Derelomini
Genus Phyllotrox
Explanation of Names
Phyllotrox Schönherr 1843
7 spp. in our area(1)
6 spp. in w. US, Ph. ferrugineus is eastern, and Ph. nubifer ranges east into OH-KY(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 catalog of Coleoptera of America north of Mexico. Curculionidae: Erirhininae
O'Brien C.W., Anderson D.M. 1996. USDA Agriculture handbook no. 529-143f. 40 pp.