Catalogues of weevil names

WTaxa logo

The main online resource currently is the WTaxa species catalogue by Miguel Alonso-Zarazaga and Chris Lyal , based on their 1999 catalogue of family and genus group names, with a large number of unchecked species names added.  This can be accessed through these pages.

Index to Organism Names logo

An additional resource is the Index of Organism Names, ION, based on Zoological Record, which can be accessed here (

uBio logo

Names and unique identifiers for those names can also be retrieved from uBio (

International Commision on Zoological Nomenclature logo

The International Code of Zoological Nomenclature. The Code dictated how we handle nomenclatural issues.  It can now be found online at   Other aspects of the work of the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, which oversees the Code, can be found at

ZooBank is the developing registry of Zoological names, created by the ICZN.  It will function as a Zoological Nomenclator.  More information can be found at

Nikolai Yunakov's Entiminae catalogue.  This is available through SpeciesFile (select 'Curculionoidea Database from the drop-down search list and enter the taxon you are seeking in the box above) and Catalogue of Life

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith