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Hylobius (Callirus) abietis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Pine Weevil)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Hylobius (Callirus) abietis (Pine Weevil)

Suggested Literature

General Works

Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001 The Assessment of Site Characteristics as Part of a Management Strategy to Reduce Damage by Hylobius
Wainhouse, D. & Brough, S., 2007 Resistance of Young Conifers to Feeding Damage by Pine Weevil

Ecology

Azeem, M., Rajarao, G.K., Terenius, O., Norlander, G., Nordenhem, H., Nagahama, K, Norin, E. & Borg-Karlson, A.K., 2015 A fungal metabolite masks the host plant odor for the Pine Weevil (Hylobius abietis)

Hylobius (Callirus) abietis may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CURCULIONOIDEA
(weevils and allied beetles)
CURCULIONIDAE
(weevils)
water beetles (via Curculionidae) Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Hylobius (Callirus) abietis is associated with:

imago Magnoliopsida - flowering plants imago feeds on leaf Morris, M.G., 2002
imago Magnoliopsida - flowering plants imago feeds on bark of tree (young) Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001
imago Betula - birches (Fagales: Betulaceae) imago feeds on leaf Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001
imago Onagraceae - willowherbs and evening primroses (Myrtales) imago feeds on leaf Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001
imago Rubus fruticosus agg. - brambles, blackberries (Rosales: Rosaceae) imago feeds on leaf Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001
imago Pinopsida - conifers imago feeds on needle Morris, M.G., 2002
imago Pinopsida - conifers imago feeds on bark of tree (young) Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001
larva Pinopsida - conifers larva feeds within dead stump UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002,
Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001
larva Picea - spruces (Pinales: Pinaceae) larva feeds within dead stump Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
larva Pinus - pines (Pinales: Pinaceae) larva feeds within dead stump UK/Ireland Morris, M.G., 2002
larva Pinus contorta - Lodgepole Pine, Beach Pine, Shore Pine (Pinales: Pinaceae) larva feeds within dead stump UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002
larva Pinus sylvestris - Scots Pine (Pinales: Pinaceae) larva feeds within dead stump UK/Ireland Major Morris, M.G., 2002,
Bullock, J.A., 1992

There may be more taxa associated with Hylobius (Callirus) abietis listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with Hylobius (Callirus) abietis:

frass frass is food source of Debaryomyces hansenii - a yeast (Saccharomycetales: Saccharomycetaceae) Foreign Azeem, M., Rajarao, G.K., Terenius, O., Norlander, G., Nordenhem, H., Nagahama, K, Norin, E. & Borg-Karlson, A.K., 2015
frass frass is food source of Ceratocystis pluriannulata - an ascomycete (Microascales: Ceratocystidaceae) Azeem, M., Rajarao, G.K., Terenius, O., Norlander, G., Nordenhem, H., Nagahama, K, Norin, E. & Borg-Karlson, A.K., 2015
host detection host detection is inhibited by methyl salicylate vapour Debaryomyces hansenii - a yeast (Saccharomycetales: Saccharomycetaceae) Foreign Azeem, M., Rajarao, G.K., Terenius, O., Norlander, G., Nordenhem, H., Nagahama, K, Norin, E. & Borg-Karlson, A.K., 2015
larva larva may attract larva Xylota segnis - a hoverfly (Diptera: Syrphidae) Rotheray, G.E., 1993
tunnel, larva (sap-filled) sap-filled tunnel of larva may attract larva Xylota coeruleiventris - a hoverfly (Diptera: Syrphidae) Rotheray, G.E., 1993

Hylobius (Callirus) abietis may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CURCULIONOIDEA
(weevils and allied beetles)
CURCULIONIDAE
(weevils)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Azeem, M., Rajarao, G.K., Terenius, O., Norlander, G., Nordenhem, H., Nagahama, K, Norin, E. & Borg-Karlson, A.K., 2015 A fungal metabolite masks the host plant odor for the Pine Weevil (Hylobius abietis)
Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Heritage, S & Moore, R., 2001 The Assessment of Site Characteristics as Part of a Management Strategy to Reduce Damage by Hylobius
Morris, M.G., 2002 True Weevils (Part I): Family Curculionidae, subfamilies Raymondionyminae to Smicronychinae
Rotheray, G.E., 1993 Colour Guide to Hoverfly Larvae (Diptera, Syrphidae) in Britain and Europe
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