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Species Ceutorhynchus erysimi

Another tiny weevil - Ceutorhynchus erysimi Cuculionidae -? - Ceutorhynchus erysimi Weevil - Ceutorhynchus erysimi Ceutorhynchus erysimi? - Ceutorhynchus erysimi Ceutorhynchus bolteri - Ceutorhynchus erysimi Ceutorhynchus - Ceutorhynchus erysimi Curculionidae, dorsal - Ceutorhynchus erysimi C. erysimi? - Ceutorhynchus erysimi
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Curculionoidea
Family Curculionidae (Snout and Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Ceutorhynchinae (Minute Seed Weevils)
Tribe Ceutorhynchini
Genus Ceutorhynchus
Species erysimi (Ceutorhynchus erysimi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ceutorhynchus erysimi (Fabricius)
Orig. Comb: Curculio erysimi J.C. Fabricius, 1787
2–2.6 mm(1)
native to Europe, adventive and widespread in NA, though largely absent from the southernmost states - Map (2)(3)
host: Shepherd’s Purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris, Brassicaceae), non-native, found throughout NA
first recorded in North America in Ohio in 1922 (2)
See Also
Ceutorhynchus americanus Buchanan
- widely dist.