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Birch swollen thigh beetle
Observed: 2nd June 2013 By: Yashca
Added: 4th June 2013
Black weevil found on birch. The male beetle had noticeably larger thighs than the female. Apparently the weevil Deporaus betulae displays this feature, but I don't know if there are other similar species. Can anyone confirm or deny the ID? Apologies for poor quality picture.