Male New Zealand giraffe weevil (97/2613)

giraffe-weevil-27230.jpg Male New Zealand giraffe weevilThumbnailsMale New Zealand giraffe weevil

A male New Zealand giraffe weevil (with mites) on a moss and filmy fern covered log. Males are clearly separable from females by their longer nose with antennae at the end.

Author
Lasiorhynchus barbicornis
Common names
Giraffe weevil, pepeke nguturoa
Location
Pirongia, Waikato, New Zealand
Photo ID
27230