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Conoderine Weevil

Family Curculionidae, Cratosomus sp.

Description:

The most distinctive feature of this weevil is its long, broad, shovel like snout.



1 species ID suggestions

thaptor
thaptor 2 years ago
Conoderine Weevil
Cratosomus sp.

16 Comments

Mirella Rosol
Mirella Rosol 6 years ago

Amazing!

antondazomb
antondazomb 6 years ago

Jeez, that's an amazing capture

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 6 years ago

Cute chubby insect. Beautiful series

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

Great Macro efforts.... Well done Sergio...
Can it be from Rhinastus genus...?

ToshimiDowaki
ToshimiDowaki 6 years ago

Super series!

Wild Things
Wild Things 6 years ago

Wonderful Sergio!

Jeannette
Jeannette 6 years ago

Cute :)

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 6 years ago

I wanna make a plush toy out of this! Kinda cute!

Leighannimal
Leighannimal 6 years ago

Whoa, so strange!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 6 years ago

OMG! AMAZING!!

ceherzog
ceherzog 6 years ago

strange yet cool insect!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 6 years ago

so cool looking. I want one for a pet. HA!

Nimbid Ditavi
Nimbid Ditavi 6 years ago

It looks like a Toad-insect hybrid.

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Oh wow. What a breathtaking shot!

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

It looks like a cartoon puppy. Nicely done asergio.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago

Really nice series.

Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Lat: -25.48, Long: -49.29

Spotted on Nov 28, 2012
Submitted on Nov 28, 2012

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