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Species Dryophthorus americanus

weevil - Dryophthorus americanus Dryophthorus americanus Weevil - Dryophthorus americanus Curculionidae, frontal - Dryophthorus americanus Dirty Weevil - Dryophthorus americanus Dryophthorus americanus Bedel - Dryophthorus americanus Weevil - Dryophthorus americanus A whittle weevil.... - Dryophthorus americanus
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 Dryophthorinae
Tribe Dryophthorini
Genus Dryophthorus
Species americanus (Dryophthorus americanus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dryophthorus americanus Bedel 1885
Size
2.5-2.8 mm(1)
Identification

Det. R.S. Anderson, 2017
Range
e NA to PNW (AR-FL-NS-BC)(2)(3)
Habitat
adults found under bark, in asso. w/ old rotten logs or in forest litter (4)
Works Cited
1.Weevils of South Carolina (Coleoptera: Nemonychidae, Attelabidae, Brentidae, Ithyceridae, and Curculionidae).
Janet C. Ciegler. 2010. Clemson University, Clemson, S.C. 276 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.
3.Annotated checklist of the weevils (Curculionidae sensu lato) of North America, Central America, and the West Indies...
O'Brien C.W., Wibmer G.J. 1982. Mem. Am. Ent. Inst. 34: x+382 pp.
4.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.