Taxon profile


Curculionidae Latreille, 1802

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  superfamily Curculionoidea - weevils

Scientific synonyms

incl. Calendridae, Cossonidae, Erirhinidae, Platypodidae, Raymondionymidae, Rhyncophoridae, Scolytidae


Functions restricted to taxon Curculionidae

Important groups

Entiminae - broad-nosed weevils, Lixinae - cylindrical weevils, Curculioninae - acorn and nut weevils, Cryptorhynchinae, Scolytinae - bark beetles, Molytinae

Included taxa

Number of records: 22

subfamily Bagoinae Thomson, 1859
subfamily Baridinae Schönherr, 1836
subfamily Ceutorhynchinae Gistel, 1848
subfamily Conoderinae Schönherr, 1833
subfamily Cossoninae Schönherr, 1825
subfamily Cryptorhynchinae Schönherr, 1825
subfamily Curculioninae Latreille, 1802 - acorn and nut weevils
subfamily Cyclominae Schönherr, 1826
subfamily Entiminae Schönherr, 1823 - broad-nosed weevils
subfamily Lixinae Schönherr, 1823 - cylindrical weevils
subfamily Mesoptiliinae Lacordaire, 1863
subfamily Molytinae Schönherr, 1823
subfamily Orobitidinae Thomson, 1859
subfamily Phytonominae Gistel, 1848
subfamily Platypodinae Shuckard, 1839 - Ambrosia Beetles
subfamily Scolytinae Latreille, 1804 - bark beetles
subfamily Xiphaspidinae Marshall, 1920
genus Archaeosciaphilus Legalov, 2012
genus Ethadomorpha Blackburn, 1901
genus Sucinostyphlus Kuśka, 1996
genus Symbothynus Blackburn, 1890
genus Thechia Pascoe, 1873

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