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Scyphophorus acupunctatus(SCYPIN)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: SCYPIN
  • Preferred name: Scyphophorus acupunctatus
  • Authority: Gyllenhal

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Scyphophorus interstitialis Gyllenhal

Common names
Name Language
mexikanischer Sisalbohrer German
Mexican sisal borer English
sisal weevil English
max del henequen Spanish
agavesnuitkever Dutch
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Coleoptera ( 1COLEO )
Family Dryophthoridae ( 1DRYOF )
Genus Scyphophorus ( 1SCYPG )
Species Scyphophorus acupunctatus ( SCYPIN )