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  Order Coleoptera      Superfamily Curculionoidea 23,327  

Attelabidae (leaf-rolling beetles)

The leaf-rolling beetles (Atte­labidae) are small to medium-sized beetles closely related to the weevils. The beetles are phytophagous and many species exhibit brood care behavior. Worldwide approx. 2000 species in 100 genera have been described, only three of them are known to occur in Germany.
World: 2000 Europe: 6 Germany: 3 collected: 2 fraction (%): 67

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4 - 6.5 mm
Attelabus nitens
6 - 8 mm
Apoderus coryli

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