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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subgenus Desmoris

Weevil ? - Smicronyx fulvus tiny snout-nosed weevil - Smicronyx beetle - Smicronyx Weevil - Smicronyx fulvus Smicronyx sordidus (1) - Smicronyx sordidus Weevil - Smicronyx Black weevil - Smicronyx minute, light gray Curculionidae - Smicronyx
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
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.