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Weevil [Phyllobius pyri]

Observed: 9th May 2013 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebrates
09.05.2013 Weevil [Phyllobius pyri]
09.05.2013 Weevil
05.05.2013 Weevil (1)
Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Weevil (Phyllobius pyri) interacts

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P.pyri

Do you have a cut ans trim shot of the diagnostic leg tooth ? This would assist agreement Its not clear in the shot

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will have a rummage through

will have a rummage through my photos and come back on that one Colin.

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Tibia

Many thanks Its the only species with the sharp tooth on the Tibia Certainly a Phyllobius weevil
I think it is visible in your existing image

HTH

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Colin, Have added two

Colin, Have added two photographs that may aid ID, although one of them is from the 5th. Quality not good though.

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Thanks

Thanks Robert Good enough for ID i think macros always difficult - never enough light

Best Wishes

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