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Weevil (Curculionidae)

Posted by
itchydogimages (Pu'er, China) on 5 February 2014 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

This weevil produces waxy decorations from its cuticle as a camouflage strategy.

Pu'er, Yunnan, China

SONY DSC-R1 1/200 second F/14.0 ISO 160 60 mm

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Demo from Villeneuve d, France

What a funny guy, he looks like "alf" :)))

5 Feb 2014 6:00am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Un extraordinaire charançon !! magnifique !

5 Feb 2014 10:26am

KriKridesign from Suisse, Switzerland

What a strange creature!!! My God!

5 Feb 2014 6:02pm

Ellebelle from Mosquito Town, Netherlands

Such a weird creature!! Like it is not real ............ Poor Weevil :-(( Great image quality!!

5 Feb 2014 6:49pm

L'angevine from Angers, France

oh impressionnant

6 Feb 2014 7:59am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!
very nice shot!
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wonderful Weevil!

6 Feb 2014 8:18pm

Anca from Galati, Romania

amazing!

15 Mar 2014 8:31am

SONY DSC-R1
1/200 second
F/14.0
ISO 160
60 mm

insect
macro
china
weevil
beetle
coleoptera
curculionidae