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

Tribe Piesocorynini

Cute Weevil - Piesocorynus lateralis Unknown beetle - Piesocorynus plagifer Cerambycidae? - Piesocorynus plagifer - male Anthribid - Piesocorynus tesselatus Fungus Weevil - Piesocorynus plagifer - female Piesocorynus tesselatus? - Piesocorynus tesselatus Brachycorynus rectus LeConte - Brachycorynus rectus Brachycorynus rectus LeConte - Brachycorynus rectus
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 Anthribidae (Fungus Weevils)
Subfamily Anthribinae
Tribe Piesocorynini
Explanation of Names
Piesocorynini Valentine 1960
Numbers
2 genera in our area, 6 total(1)
Range
New World (e. US to Brazil)(1)
Works Cited
1.A world catalogue of families and genera of Curculionoidea (Insecta: Coleoptera)
Alonso-Zarazaga M.A., Lyal C.H.C. 1999. Entomopraxis, Barcelona. 315 pp.