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Tribe Zygaenodini

Eusphyrus eusphyroides (Schaeffer) - Eusphyrus eusphyroides Ormiscus Ormiscus Fungus Weevil - Ormiscus Ormiscus albofasciatus (Schaeffer) - Ormiscus albofasciatus Fungus Weevil - Eusphyrus rectus Ormiscus - Eusphyrus walshi Anthribidae - Fungus Weevil? - Eusphyrus
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 Zygaenodini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ormiscini LeConte 1876 [see(1)] --our genera listed under Ormiscini in(2) where it was treated as a mostly neotropical tribe separate from Zygaenodini (the latter included Old World genera only)
Explanation of Names
Zygaenodini Lacordaire 1865
3 genera in our area, 30 total(2)
worldwide, most diverse in E/SE Asia & S. America(2)
Works Cited
1.Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)
Bouchard P. et al. 2011. ZooKeys 88: 1–972.
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.