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Species Eusphyrus eusphyroides

Eusphyrus eusphyroides (Schaeffer) - Eusphyrus eusphyroides Eusphyrus eusphyroides (Schaeffer)  - Eusphyrus eusphyroides Eusphyrus eusphyroides (Schaeffer) - Eusphyrus eusphyroides
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 Anthribidae (Fungus Weevils)
Subfamily Anthribinae
Tribe Zygaenodini
Genus Eusphyrus
Species eusphyroides (Eusphyrus eusphyroides)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eusphyrus eusphyroides (Schaeffer)
Orig. Comb: Toxotropis eusphyroides Schaeffer 1906
Numbers
5 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Size
2.25-2.5 mm (Schaeffer 1906)
Identification
Pronotum reticulate-punctate, the raised rims darker than the depressed areas (2)
Range
mostly southmost TX (Hidalgo & Cameron Co.), plus Median & Brazos Co. - Map (2)(3)
Remarks
Type Locality: Esperanza Ranch, Brownsville, Texas (Schaeffer 1906)
See Also
In general appearance and coloration it resembles very much Eusphyrus walshi LeConte. (Schaeffer 1906)
- Range: e. NA
Det. E. G. Riley, 2011
Print References
Schaeffer, C. 1906. New Anthribidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 32: 267-278. Full Text
Internet References
Type Info - Smithsonian
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 review of Nearctic and some related Anthribidae (Coleoptera)
Valentine B.D. 1998. Insecta Mundi 12: 251‒296.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)