Black and White Weevil

May 11th, 2011 - 8:10 PM | Filed under Featured Photos | 1 Comment

15mm | January 19, 2011 | Armonia Nature Preserve, Limon Province, Costa Rica

My SWAG for this weevil is Cholus costaricensis, based only on illustration 16 on this plate from the Electronic Biologia Centrali-Americana. I could find no other information about this species online, but the name fits!

It’s got some fancy feet.

Fancy Foot

One Response to “Black and White Weevil”

  1. Chris Chafer says:

    Thanks for the ID Troy, I used to for a shot I took in Costa Rica several years ago
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/chris_chafer/10015863424/

    Chris

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