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Asiatic oak weevil

Cyrtepistomus castaneus


An invasive broad-nosed weevil that was introduced to North America in the 1930s from Asia.


Spotted in a backyard of a residential area of Springfield, Missouri. There is a large oak tree in the yard and many more throughout the greater neighborhood.

1 Species ID Suggestions

stho002 6 years ago
Asiatic Oak Weevil
Cyrtepistomus castaneus Species Cyrtepistomus castaneus - Asiatic Oak Weevil - BugGuide.Net

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1 Comment

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Thanks for the ID Stephen.

Scott Frazier
Spotted by
Scott Frazier

Missouri, USA

Spotted on Jul 2, 2014
Submitted on Aug 10, 2014

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