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Tribe Cnemogonini

Orchestomerus wickhami (Dietz) - Orchestomerus wickhami Id request - Perigaster obscura Id request - Perigaster obscura Orchestomerus - Orchestomerus eisemani Perigaster cretura (Herbst) - Perigaster cretura Curc. - Craponius inaequalis Curculionidae - Acanthoscelidius acephalus - minute seed weevil? - Acanthoscelidius Curculionidae - Acanthoscelidius acephalus - minute seed weevil? - Acanthoscelidius
Classification
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 Ceutorhynchinae (Minute Seed Weevils)
Tribe Cnemogonini
Explanation of Names
Cnemogonini Colonnelli 1979
Numbers
~40 spp. in 9 genera in our area (1), >120 spp. in >30 genera total(2)
Range
primarily New World group, and the only tribe of the subfamily found in the Neotropics(3); widespread in NA(1)
Food
our spp. mostly on Onagraceae and Vitaceae(1)
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.Catalogue of Ceutorhynchinae of the world, with a key to genera (Insecta Coleoptera Curculionidae)
Colonnelli E. 2004. Argania Editio, Barcelona. 124 pp.
3.Geographical distribution of the weevil subfamily Ceutorhynchinae (Coleoptera, Curculionidae)
B.A. Korotyaev. 2008. Entomological Review 88(8): 928–947.