Taxon profile


Mecaspis alternans (Herbst, 1795)

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

Scientific synonyms

Curculio alternans Herbst, 1795


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Intertaxon relationships

food: Daucus carota L. - Carrot

Included taxa

Number of records: 1

varietas Mecaspis alternans var. caesus (Gyllenhal, 1834)

Mecaspis alternans var. caesus

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [248628]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Mecaspis alternans (Herbst, 1795)]
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 Mecaspis alternans (Herbst, 1795)]

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