Euophryum rufum


Taxonavigation: Curculionoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Superfamilia: Curculionoidea

Familia: Curculionidae
Subfamilia: Cossoninae
Tribus: Pentarthrini
Genus: Euophryum
Species: Euophryum rufum


Euophryum rufum (Broun, 1880; Pentarthrum)

Lectotype male, designated by Thompson (1989: 70)



  • Pentarthrum punctatissimum Broun, 1893 [syn. Thompson (1989: 70)]

Lectotype male, designated by Thompson (1989: 71)


Lectotype male, designated by Thompson (1989: 71)


Additional referencesEdit

  • Kuschel, G. 1990: Beetles in a suburban environment: a New Zealand case study. DSIR Plant Protection report, (3) PDF
  • Russell, H.M. 1952: Euophryum rufum Broun (Col., Curculionidae) in Yorkshire. Entomologist's monthly magazine, 88: 157.
  • Thompson, R.T. 1989: A preliminary study of the weevil genus Euophryum Broun (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Cossoninae). New Zealand journal of zoology, 16: 65–79.