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Genus Tropiphorus

Weevil - Tropiphorus terricola Weevil - Tropiphorus terricola Weevil - Tropiphorus terricola Weevil - Tropiphorus terricola Weevil - Tropiphorus terricola Tropiphorus elevatus Tropiphorus elevatus
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 Entiminae (Broad-nosed Weevils)
Tribe Tropiphorini
Genus Tropiphorus
Explanation of Names
Tropiphorus Sch├Ânherr 1842
Numbers
2-3 spp. in our area (all adventive)(1), ~15 spp. total[Cite:]
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA (e. Canada)(1)
Works Cited
1.The weevils of Canada and Alaska: Vol. 1. Coleoptera: Curculionoidea, excluding Scolytidae and Curculionidae
Bright D.E. 1993. The insects and arachnids of Canada, Pt. 21. Ottawa: Agriculture Canada. 217 pp.