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Genus Eugnamptus

Eugnamptus angustatus (Herbst), red-headed form - Eugnamptus angustatus Eugnamptus - Eugnamptus angustatus Eugnamptus nigriventris Unknown Snout Beetle - Eugnamptus angustatus Attelabidae, lateral - Eugnamptus angustatus Eugnamptus punctatus Pierce - Eugnamptus punctatus Blue Weevil - Eugnamptus Eugnamptus nigriventris? - Eugnamptus nigriventris
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 Attelabidae (Leaf Rolling Weevils)
Subfamily Rhynchitinae (Leaf and Bud Weevils)
Tribe Rhynchitini
Genus Eugnamptus
Explanation of Names
Eugnamptus Schönherr 1839
Numbers
9 spp. in our area(1), many spp. in 3 subgenera total(2)
Identification
key to spp. in (3)
Range
New World (ON, e. & sw. US to Argentina) & E. Asia(1)(2); in our area mostly southwestern, with just 2 spp. in the east(3)
Food
larvae mine leaves of many hosts(1)
Works Cited
1.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.
2.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.
3.A revision of the weevil genus Eugnamptus Schoenherr (Coleoptera: Rhynchitidae) in America north of Mexico
Hamilton R.W. 1990. Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 115: 475-502.