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Weevil (Curculionoidea)Orthorhinus cylindrirostris

Elephant weevil at Weston, ACT

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Orthorhinus cylindrirostris at Weston, ACT - 27 Jan 2019
Orthorhinus cylindrirostris at Weston, ACT - 27 Jan 2019

Identification history

Weevil (Curculionoidea) Orthorhinus cylindrirostris 27 Jan 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Weevil (Curculionoidea) Orthorhinus cylindrirostris 27 Jan 2019 AliceH

Author's notes

This beautiful little creature was perched on a grevillea in an urban park on the west side of Oakey Hill. Possibly an elephant weevil. The position of the antennae on the rostrum may indicate a female.

1 comment

AliceH wrote:
   27 Jan 2019
Thks Michael

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Nearby Sightings

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Junonia villida at Weston, ACT - 27 Jan 2019 Austroicetes sp. (genus) at Weston, ACT - 26 Jan 2019 Phoracantha punctata at Weston, ACT - 25 Jan 2019 Fumaria sp. at Weston, ACT - 25 Jan 2019 Dysphania pumilio at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2019 Dysphania pumilio at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2019
Junonia villida at Weston, ACT - 27 Jan 2019
Austroicetes sp. (genus) at Weston, ACT - 26 Jan 2019
Phoracantha punctata at Weston, ACT - 25 Jan 2019
Fumaria sp. at Weston, ACT - 25 Jan 2019
Dysphania pumilio at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2019
Dysphania pumilio at Weston, ACT - 24 Jan 2019

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 27 Jan 2019 1:28 PM Recorded on
  • AliceH Recorded by
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