Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Curculio nucum

Curculio nucum Linnaeus, 1758

nut weevil

on Corylus


the weevil larva develops within the nut, causing some malformation; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Corylus avellana.


Buhr (1964a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1988a), Dieckmann & Herger (1985a), Menet (2012a), le Monnier (2002a), Podlussány (2007a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 25.xi.2023