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Odontopus calceatus (Sassafras weevil)

Wikipedia Abstract

The yellow-poplar weevil, scientific classification Odontopus calceatus, is a type of weevil which occurs in much of the eastern and southeastern United States. Its range is as far north as Massachusetts all the way south to the Gulf of Mexico, and from the Atlantic westward to the Mississippi River. It is also known as the sassafras mining weevil, tuliptree leafminer, tulip tree weevil, or the magnolia leaf miner.
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Prey / Diet

Celastrus scandens (American bittersweet)[1]


Ambystoma maculatum (Spotted Salamander)[1]
Anaxyrus americanus americanus (Eastern American Toad)[1]
Baeolophus bicolor (Tufted Titmouse)[1]
Camponotus pennsylvanicus (black carpenter ant)[1]
Dryocopus pileatus (Pileated Woodpecker)[1]
Lithobates sphenocephalus sphenocephalus (Florida Leopard Frog)[1]
Lithobates sylvaticus (Wood Frog)[1]
Molothrus ater (Brown-headed Cowbird)[1]
Peromyscus leucopus (white-footed mouse)[1]
Phidippus audax (Daring Jumping Spider)[1]
Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)[1]
Plestiodon fasciatus (Five-lined Skink)[1]
Plethodon cinereus (Eastern Red-backed Salamander)[1]
Poecile carolinensis (Carolina Chickadee)[1]
Pseudacris crucifer (Spring Peeper)[1]
Rabidosa rabida (Rabid wolf spider)[1]
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)[1]
Zonotrichia albicollis (White-throated Sparrow)[1]


Ampelocissus latifolia (American ivy)[1]
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)[1]
Celastrus scandens (American bittersweet)[1]


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