Japanese giant weevil
Sipalinus gigas (Fabricius, 1775)

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Curculionoidea
Family: Curculionidae
Subfamily: Dryophthorinae
Tribe: Orthognathini
Genus: Sipalinus

Other System Links

ITIS: 620425

Categories

Category: Decaying Wood Feeding - Saproxylic

References

Common Name Reference:

Scientific Name Reference: Zicha O. (ed.) (1999-2010) BioLib. http://www.biolib.cz/en