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Photo#276439
sticky escape - Barypeithes pellucidus

sticky escape - Barypeithes pellucidus
Medford, (~25 miles east of Philadelphia, PA) Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
May 17, 2009
Size: ~4.2mm
this weevil is the only one of its class not destined to become the next "Amber Beetle", as it narrowly escaped the sticky sap from the stump of a pine tree I cut down a few days ago. Suggestions welcome :)

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Barypeithes pellucidus