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subgenus Cnemocyllus

flood debris #4 - zebra weevil - Anthonomus elongatus Anthonomus sp? - Anthonomus elongatus Anthonomus decipiens LeConte - Anthonomus decipiens Anthonomus decipiens LeConte - Anthonomus decipiens UT curc - Anthonomus jacobinus Anthonomus ligatus Dietz - Anthonomus ligatus Weevil - Anthonomus elongatus Curculionid - Anthonomus elongatus
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 Anthonomini
Genus Anthonomus
No Taxon subgenus Cnemocyllus
Explanation of Names
Cnemocyllus Dietz 1891
Numbers
21 spp. in our area, 23 total (arranged into 5 species-groups)(1)
Identification
variability is very significant, and species identification usually requires large series and/or examining male characters
Range
Canada to Mexico; in our area, 2 spp. in the east, the rest are western(1)
Food
associated with Asteraceae(1)
Works Cited
1.Revision of the subgenus Cnemocyllus Dietz of the weevil genus Anthonomus Germar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Anthonomini)
Wayne E. Clark and Horace R. Burke. 2005. INSECTA MUNDI, Vol. 19, No. 1-2: 1-54.