Platypus cylindrus (Fabricius, 1792)
(oak pin-hole borer, pin-hole borer)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesPlatypus cylindrus (oak pin-hole borer, pin-hole borer)
FamilyPLATYPODIDAE (hole borers)
SuperfamilyCURCULIONOIDEA (weevils and allied beetles)
Series Cucujiformia (a group of beetles)
SuborderPOLYPHAGA (mainly terrestrial beetles)
OrderCOLEOPTERA (beetles)
Division Endopterygota (bees, beetles, flies, moths and other insects with wings developing internally)
InfraclassNeoptera (bees, beetles, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other advanced insects)
SubclassPTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
ClassINSECTA (true insects)
SubphylumHEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Platypus cylindrus (Oak Pin-hole Borer, Pin-hole Borer) :
1: Platypus cylindrus (Oak Pin-hole Borer, Pin-hole Borer)
29 Jul 2011 OSGR: SU56 51° 20' N, 1° 10' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
on washing on line
Image 1: Male - dorsal view - magnifiedImage 2: Male - lateral view - magnifiedImage 3: Male - latero-ventral view - magnified

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 general literature references relevant to Platypus cylindrus (Oak Pin-hole Borer, Pin-hole Borer)

Platypus cylindrus (Oak Pin-hole Borer, Pin-hole Borer) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 5 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Platypus cylindrus (Oak Pin-hole Borer, Pin-hole Borer)
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