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Weevil

Haplonyx sp

Description:

Small weevil of about 5mm body length (excluding the snout). Brown cryptic colouration and a bulky 'round' appearance.

Habitat:

Found on a Cycad in dry eucalypt forest of Marri and Jarrah.

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4 Comments

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 2 years ago

Thanks for digging this one up, thaptor! Much appreciated.

thaptor
thaptor 2 years ago

cf. Haplonyx sp. (a complex of genera)

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 3 years ago

Great to hear :-) Thanks!

flowntheloop
flowntheloop 3 years ago

Wonderfulll! Weevils are one of my favorite invertebrates--so this adorable photo made my day! Thank you for sharing!

Felix Fleck
Spotted by
Felix Fleck

Western Australia, Australia

Spotted on Nov 6, 2011
Submitted on Aug 5, 2017

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