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Weevil

Cholus cinctus

Description:

Weevil - beetle of the family Curculionidae.

Habitat:

Garden at Arenal Observatory Lodge.


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5 Comments

I came across that take-off shot as well - an incredible photo!

bayucca
bayucca 5 years ago

When I had to ID this one, I would also say it is Cholus cinctus.
http://www.covillephotos.net/galleries/D...
And now the hammer shot!!!
http://thesmallermajority.com/2012/12/11...

pamsai
pamsai 5 years ago

Yes, I like the 2nd photo also. i am fascinated by these insects. Saw so many different types in Costa Rica. This is a great photo, so sharp...

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 5 years ago

Love this one!

Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

Especially like the second photo

Alajuela, Costa Rica

Lat: 10.44, Long: -84.71

Spotted on Nov 14, 2012
Submitted on Oct 28, 2013

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