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Genus Strophosoma

Weevil 14 - Strophosoma melanogrammum Weevil 14 - Strophosoma melanogrammum weevil on thistle - Strophosoma melanogrammum leaf eating bug - Strophosoma melanogrammum Weevil came home for dinner - Strophosoma melanogrammum Nut Leaf Weevil  - Strophosoma melanogrammum weevil - Strophosoma melanogrammum Weevil - Strophosoma melanogrammum
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 Entiminae (Broad-nosed Weevils)
Tribe Brachyderini
Genus Strophosoma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Strophosomus
Explanation of Names
Strophosoma Billberg 1820
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area, >25 spp. total(1)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA(1)
Works Cited
1.Insects and Arachnids of Canada Series, Part 25. Coleoptera, Curculionidae, Entiminae.
Donald E. Bright, Patrice Bouchard. 2008. 2008. NRC Research Press, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.