Taxon profile


Coffee Bean Weevil
Araecerus fasciculatus (De Geer, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Anthribidae - fungus weevils »  genus Araecerus

Scientific synonyms

Amblycerus japonicus Thunberg, 1815
Anthribus alternans Germar, 1824
Anthribus coffeae Fabricius, 1801 o
Araecerus coffeae (Fabricius, 1801)
Araecerus seminarius Chevrolat, 1871
Bruchus cacao Fabricius, 1775
Bruchus capsinicola Fabricius, 1798
Bruchus peregrinus Herbst, 1797
Cratoparis parvirostris Thomson, 1858
Curculio fasciculatus Degeer, 1775


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Links and literature

Valentine B. D. (2005): The scientific name of the coffee bean weevil and some additional bibliography (Coleoptera: Anthribidae: Araecerus Schönherr) [as Araecerus fasciculatus]
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Araecerus fasciculatus]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [186720]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Araecerus coffeae (Fabricius, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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