Taxon profile


Curculionoidea Latreille, 1802

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  infraorder Cucujiformia

Scientific synonyms


Temporal range:Middle Jurassic - recent


Curculionoidea in BioLib

Functions restricted to taxon Curculionoidea

Important groups

Anthribidae - fungus weevils, Curculionidae - weevils, Belidae - primitive weevils, Brentidae, Attelabidae - leaf-rolling beetles, Dryophthoridae
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Included taxa

Number of records: 10

family Anthribidae Billberg, 1820 - fungus weevils
family Attelabidae Billberg, 1820 - leaf-rolling beetles
family Belidae Schönherr, 1826 - primitive weevils
family Brachyceridae Billberg, 1820
family Brentidae Billberg, 1820
family Caridae Thompson, 1992
family Curculionidae Latreille, 1802 - weevils
family Dryophthoridae Schönherr, 1825
family Nemonychidae Bedel, 1882 - pine flower snout beetles
family Ulyanidae Zherikhin, 1993

Links and literature

Data source info

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea []
Alonso-Zarazaga, Dr Miguel A. (ed.). 2006. Curculionoidea. Fauna Europaea version 1.1,
[Data retrieved on: 29 July 2006]

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extinct taxon