Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Anthonomus tectus

Weevil - Anthonomus tectus Weevil - Anthonomus tectus Weevil - Anthonomus tectus Weevil - Anthonomus tectus Anthonomus tectus LeConte - Anthonomus tectus Anthonomus tectus LeConte - Anthonomus tectus
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 Anthonomus)
No Taxon (squamosus group)
Species tectus (Anthonomus tectus)
Explanation of Names
Anthonomus tectus LeConte 1876
Remarks
"a widespread and highly variable weevil and may eventually prove to be a complex of species. At the present time though Anthonomus tectus LeConte is the best that can be done." (Horace Burke, 2013 pers. comm. to MAQ)
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