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Pointillistic Weevil

Description:

The cuticle of these Weevils exhibits tiny scales of different colors, which give rise to additive color mixing as in Pointillism.

Habitat:

Cloudforest at 2400 m.

Notes:

Compsus or Hypomeces sp.?

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4 Comments

JC_Forester
JC_Forester 8 years ago

Nice series!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Amazing! Wonderful series...

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

Great series!

CastleSiavonga
CastleSiavonga 8 years ago

who knew weevils were so beautiful. Lovely

Andreas Kay
Spotted by
Andreas Kay

Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador

Spotted on Apr 3, 2013
Submitted on Jun 18, 2013

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