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Red Weevil

Rhodobaenus sanguineus

Description:

Mating pair of weevils. Body length about 8mm. Pronotum and elytra are red, underside, legs, and head are grey/black.

Habitat:

Semi arid region in central Mexico, at the beginning of the rainy season.


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3 Comments

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck a year ago

Thanks, Zlatan!

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic a year ago

Great one, Felix.

DanielePralong
DanielePralong a year ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated Felix!

Felix Fleck
Spotted by
Felix Fleck

Querétaro, Mexico

Lat: 20.53, Long: -100.36

Spotted on Jul 4, 2018
Submitted on Jul 11, 2018

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