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Genus Cyrtepistomus

weevil on mushroom - Cyrtepistomus castaneus Asiatic Oak Weevil - Cyrtepistomus castaneus Asiatic Oak Weevil - Cyrtepistomus castaneus Asiatic Oak Weevil - Cyrtepistomus castaneus Weevil found on American chestnut leaf - Cyrtepistomus castaneus Cyrtepistomus castaneus Cyrtepistomus castaneus Cyrtepistomus castaneus
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 Cyphicerini (Oriental Broad-nosed Weevils)
Subtribe Cyphicerina
Genus Cyrtepistomus
Explanation of Names
Cyrtepistomus Marshall 1913
Numbers
A single (adventive) species in our area, 5 spp. total(1)
Range
native to Asia, 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.