Sphenophorus australis australis
Black Snout Weevil with grooves in the exoskeleton that allow mud to pack into them. Tentative ID.
On the ground at the ranch house near the flower planters.
First for Bug Guide in California! Also one of my "wanted" organisms for 2014 :)
Lat: 32.93, Long: -117.18
Spotted on Feb 15, 2014
Submitted on Feb 16, 2014