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Subgenus Desmoris

Tiny Curculionidae on Brittle Bush Encelia farinosa - Smicronyx Weevil ? - Smicronyx fulvus Weevil --? - Smicronyx UT curc - Smicronyx Smicronyx pinguis Blatchley - Smicronyx pinguis beetle - Smicronyx Smicronyx sordidus LeConte - Smicronyx sordidus Smicronyx (Desmoris) - Smicronyx
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 Curculioninae
Tribe Smicronychini
Genus Smicronyx
No Taxon Subgenus Desmoris
Explanation of Names
Desmoris LeConte 1876
Numbers
11 spp. in our area(1)
Works Cited
1.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.