Green Nettle Weevil

Macro of the Green Nettle Weevil (Phyllobius pomaceus).
This beetle has a metallic bluish-green covering of scales. However the scales easily rub off and older specimens can look almost black. The front femur has a prominent tooth and the scales are oval. Length 9 mm.

Folder: Macro

Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017

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Tags: Insect, macro, nettle weevil, green nettle weevil, weevil, small, tiny

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travismgulley

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posted 3 months ago

Awesome