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Subfamily Cossoninae

Weevil - Himatium errans weevil -? - Acamptus texanus Euophryum confine weevil! - Stenoscelis brevis Mesites subcylindricus Cossonus platalea Bumping Lake-J.2000.01 - Rhyncolus cylindricollis Acamptus echinus from Nebraska - Acamptus echinus
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 Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Cossoninae
Explanation of Names
Cossoninae Schönherr 1825
Numbers
~20 tribes worldwide(1)
Habitat
most are associated with dead plant material (usually wood, incl. driftwood)(2)
See Also
these may be confused with cossonines:
Works Cited
1.Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)
Bouchard P, Bousquet Y, Davies A, Alonso-Zarazaga M, Lawrence JF, Lyal CH, Newton A, Reid CA, Schmitt M, Ślipiński SA, Smith A. 2011. ZooKeys 88: 1–972.
2.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.