YvonneB's picture

Is this a weevil or a beetle?

Observed: 26th March 2012 By: YvonneBYvonneB’s reputation in InvertebratesYvonneB’s reputation in InvertebratesYvonneB’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Found in the house this morning :-o

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Vine Weevil (Otiorhynchus (Dorymerus) sulcatus) interacts

Comments

Sarah West's picture

Looks like a weevil to me

Looks like a weevil to me (which is a kind of beetle). I've guessed vine weevil as it was in your house, and doesn't look like a grain weevil. The vine weevil often gets brought in with plant pots etc.

Sarah West
www.OPALexplorenature.org
OPAL Community Scientist
Yorkshire and Humber

YvonneB's picture

Thanks

Thank you Sarah for your comment and help with the id.