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Sitophilus oryzae (Rice weevil)

Synonyms: Curculio 2tuberculatus; Curculio orizae; Curculio oryza; Curculio tragilegus; Sitophilus orizae

Wikipedia Abstract

The rice weevil (Sitophilus oryzae) is a serious stored product pest which attacks several crops, including wheat, rice, and maize.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Fagopyrum esculentum (fagopyrum)[1]
Hordeum vulgare (cereal barley)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[1]
Zea mays (corn)[1]


Anthus rubescens (Buff-bellied Pipit)[1]
Contopus virens (Eastern Wood-Pewee)[1]





Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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