Taxon profile


Hypera nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Curculio nigrirostris Fabricius, 1775 o
Phytonomus nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)
Hypera (Hypera) nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)
Rhynchaenus nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)
Curculio fulvipes Turton, 1801
Curculio virescens Quensel, 1790
Erirrhinus viridis Provancher, 1877
Phytonomus viridis (Provancher, 1877)

Type taxon of:Hypera Germar, 1817 (Curculio nigrirostris Fabricius, 1775)


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Intertaxon relationships

food (larval stage only): Ononis spinosa L. - Spiny Restharrow, Medicago L. - alfalfa, Trifolium pratense L. - Red Clover

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

varietas Hypera nigrirostris var. hirta (Petri, 1901)
varietas Hypera nigrirostris var. stierlini (Capiomont, 1868)

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Hypera_nigrirostris]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Hypera nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [247490]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Hypera nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Zahradník P. (2017): Seznam brouků (Coleptera) České republiky a Slovenska, Lesnická práce, s.r.o. [as Hypera (Hypera) nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 13 February 2020

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