Taxon profile


Curculio elephas (Gyllenhal, 1836)

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

Scientific synonyms

Balaninus elephas Gyllenhal, 1836


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Intertaxon relationships

food: Quercus robur L. - Pedunculate Oak

host: Castanea sativa Mill. - Sweet Chestnut

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Curculio_elephas]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Curculio elephas (Gyllenhal)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [250609]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Curculio elephas (Gyllenhal, 1836)]
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 Curculio elephas (Gyllenhal, 1836)]

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