Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Hexapoda > Class Insecta > Subclass Pterygota > Order Coleoptera > Suborder Polyphaga > Infraorder Cucujiformia > Superfamily Curculionoidea > Family Curculionidae > Subfamily Ceutorhynchinae > Genus Nedyus

Nedyus quadrimaculatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Curculio Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

NedyusSchonherr, 1825accepted genus name
Cidnorhinus C. G. Thomson, 1869 generic synonym

Species group names

Curculio quadrimaculatus Linnaeus, 1758 objective synonym
Ceuthorhynchus melancholicus Gyllenhal, 1837 subjective synonym
Ceuthorhynchus nigrirostris Boheman, 1845 subjective synonym
Ceuthorrhynchus plantaris Rey, 1895 subjective synonym
Ceutorhynchus gibbipennis Germar, 1824 subjective synonym
Ceutorhynchus rimulosus Germar, 1824 subjective synonym
Coeliodes immaculatus Gyllenhal, 1837 subjective synonym
Curculio aculeatus Gmelin, 1790 subjective synonym
Curculio albofasciatus Goeze, 1777 subjective synonym
Curculio albopunctatus Goeze, 1777 subjective synonym
Curculio bipunctatus Gmelin, 1790 subjective synonym
Curculio didymus Fabricius, 1781 subjective synonym
Curculio lineolaalba Herbst, 1784 subjective synonym
Curculio oleraceus Scopoli, 1763 subjective synonym
Curculio pultiaris Fourcroy, 1785 subjective synonym
Curculio pygmaeus Olivier, 1790 subjective synonym
Curculio tripunctatus Fourcroy, 1785 subjective synonym
Curculio urticae Scopoli, 1763 subjective synonym
Curculio urticae Marsham, 1802 subjective synonym
Curculio urticarius Clairville, 1798 subjective synonym
Falciger serratulae Gistel, 1831 subjective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Dutch: Viervlekbrandnetelsnuitkever sources: Dutch Species Register
 English-United States: Small Nettle Weevil



External Links



Mr Enzo Colonnelli. Nedyus quadrimaculatus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=256033




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EU Habitat Directive:
annex II EU Habitat Directive Annex II: Species of community interest whose conservation requires the designation of special areas of conservation.
annex IV EU Habitat Directive Annex IV: Species of community interest in need of strict protection.

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2004-10-26 by Dr Miguel A. Alonso-Zarazaga & by Mr Enzo Colonnelli

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