Taxon profile


Lixus pulverulentus (Scopoli, 1763)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Curculionidae - weevils »  genus Lixus »  subgenus Dilixellus

Scientific synonyms

Curculio angustatus Fabricius, 1775
Curculio pulverulentus Scopoli, 1763 o
Lixus angustatus (Fabricius, 1775)
Lixus hungarus Petri, 1905
Lixus kolenati Hochhuth, 1847
Lixus lefebvrei Boheman, 1835
Lixus subangustatus Motschulsky, 1849
Lixus algirus (Linnaeus) (misidentification) M
Curculio pulvereus Olivier, 1790 (unjustified replacement name) urepl


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Intertaxon relationships

food: Alcea rosea L. - Hollyhock, Malva sylvestris L. - Common Mallow

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

varietas Lixus pulverulentus var. ferrugatus (Fabricius, 1792)

Lixus pulverulentus var. ferrugatus

varietas Lixus pulverulentus var. varicolor Boheman, 1835

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [248138]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Lixus pulverulentus (Scopoli, 1763)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): List of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Lixus angustatus (Fabricius, 1775)]

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o original combination

M taxon was incorrectly identified in certain scientific works

urepl unjustified replacement name - new name proposed to replace junior homonym when not necessary.