Taxon profile


Platypus cylindrus (Fabricius, 1792)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cylindra bimaculata Duftschmid, 1825
Platypus var. bimaculatus (Duftschmid, 1825)
Platypus cylindriformis Reitter, 1894
Bostrichus flavicornis Kugelann, 1872
Platypus flavicornis (Kugelann, 1792)
Cylindra platypus Duftschmid, 1825
Platypus platypus (Duftschmid, 1825)


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Intertaxon relationships

food: Castanea sativa Mill. - Sweet Chestnut

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Platypus_cylindrus]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Platypus cylindrus (Fabricius)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [248952]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Platypus cylindrus (Fabricius, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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