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Megaplatypus mutatus(PLTPMU)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PLTPMU
  • Preferred name: Megaplatypus mutatus
  • Authority: (Chapuis)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Platypus mutatus Chapuis
Platypus plicatus Brèthes
Platypus sulcatus Chapuis

Common names
Name Language
barreno de los forestales y frutales Spanish
taladrillo grande de los forestales Spanish
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Coleoptera ( 1COLEO )
Family Curculionidae ( 1CURCF )
Subfamily Platypodinae ( 1PLATS )
Genus Megaplatypus ( 1MEGPG )
Species Megaplatypus mutatus ( PLTPMU )