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Weevil

Observed: 5th July 2011 By: Natterjacktoad
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Description:

Found around ragwort. c 3/4" in length

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    a vine weevil (Otiorhynchus sp.)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    ID agreements (): 3 People
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    • Richard Jones
      Bees, Wasps and Ants Recording SocietyBritish Entomological and Natural History Society
      Invertebrates expert
    • Vaughan collegeVaughan college’s reputation in InvertebratesVaughan college’s reputation in InvertebratesVaughan college’s reputation in Invertebrates
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Otiorrhynchus

Almost certainly O. sulcatus, the commonest.

Richard Jones