Weevil
( Curculionidae )


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IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Curculionidae
(Latreille, 1802)
Common Name:Weevil
Life Stage:I

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Superorder:Holometabola
Order:Coleoptera
Suborder:Polyphaga
Family:Curculionidae
Taxon Code:COL02137
ITIS TSN#:114666

LOCATION DETAILS
Location
Hastings Natural History Reserva, Hastings Natural History Reservation, 38601 E Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA, Carmel Valley
County:Monterey County
ECI Site#:CANR150000
Park/Forest:Santa Lucia Mountain Range

RECOGNITION
Body Length
1-35 mm (usually 5-15 mm)

BIOLOGY
Food
Most larvae and adults occur and feed on all parts of plants, and many species are important pests because they chew holes in fruits, nuts, and other parts of cultivated plants
Range
worldwide

HABITAT

REFERENCES
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System TSN#114666


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