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Species Minyomerus griseus

Piscatopus griseus Sleeper - Minyomerus griseus
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 Tanymecini
Genus Minyomerus
Species griseus (Minyomerus griseus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Piscatopus griseus Sleeper 1960(1)
Explanation of Names
Minyomerus griseus (Sleeper 1960)
griseus = 'gray'
♂ 4.2–4.4 mm, ♀ 4.3-4.8 mm(1)
readily distinguished from other congeners by the separated procoxae and the size of the rostrum, which is narrower than the head(1)
w. TX (Presidio); likely present in Chihuahua (Mexico)(1)
Associated with creosote bush (Larrea tridentata; Zygophyllaceae) and four-wing saltbush (Atriplex canescens; Asteraceae)(1)