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Genus Hadroplontus

Weevil - Hadroplontus litura Hadroplontus litura not Dietzella weevil - Hadroplontus litura not Dietzella weevil - Hadroplontus litura not Dietzella weevil - Hadroplontus litura Hadroplontus litura? - Hadroplontus litura
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 Ceutorhynchinae (Minute Seed Weevils)
Tribe Ceutorhynchini
Genus Hadroplontus
Explanation of Names
Hadroplontus Thomson 1859
Numbers
A single (introduced) species in our area, 3 spp. total(1)(2)
Range
Palaearctic genus (2 spp. widespread in w. Eurasia + one in E. Asia); in our area, the introduced H. litura occurs across Canada & nw. US(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.Catalogue of Ceutorhynchinae of the world, with a key to genera (Insecta Coleoptera Curculionidae)
Colonnelli E. 2004. Argania Editio, Barcelona. 124 pp.