Taxon profile


Rhynchites auratus (Scopoli, 1763)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Attelabidae - leaf-rolling beetles »  genus Rhynchites »  subgenus Epirhynchites

Scientific synonyms

Epirhynchites auratus (Scopoli, 1763)
Rhynchites chamaecerasi Ter-Minassian, 1950


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Intertaxon relationships

food: Prunus domestica L. - Wild Plum, Prunus spinosa L. - Blackthorn, Prunus avium (L.) L. - Wild Cherry, Prunus fruticosa Pall. - European Dwarf Cherry, Prunus padus L. - European Bird Cherry, ...

Similar species

Involvulus cupreus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [235252]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Rhynchites auratus (Scopoli, 1763)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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