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Genus Trachyphloeus

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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 Entiminae (Broad-nosed Weevils)
Tribe Trachyphloeini
Genus Trachyphloeus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
recently found polyphyletic(1) and split into several genera, with spp. recorded in NA transferred as follows:
T. aristatus see Cathormiocerus aristatus
T. asperatus see Cathormiocerus spinosus
T. bifoveolatus see Romualdius scaber
T. curvipes see Cathormiocerus curvipes
Explanation of Names
Trachyphloeus Germar 1817
Numbers
5 spp. of "Trachyphloeus" in our area, all adventive(2), but none of them in Trachyphloeus as currently defined(1)
Works Cited
1.Revision of the palearctic supraspecific taxa of the tribe Trachyphloeini (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae).
Borovec, Roman. 2009. Klapalekiana 45: 1-97.
2.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.