Taxon profile


Hypera nigrirostris (Fabricius, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

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

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)

Hypera nigrirostris var. stierlini

Links and literature

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
EN Pest Information Wiki [Hypera_nigrirostris]

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

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