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2038 Weevil sp - Ophryastes

2038 Weevil sp - Ophryastes
Ajo roping arena; under a creosote bush in the creososte flat, Pima County, Arizona, USA
February 11, 2017
Size: around 1 inch
a gray weevil found on the ground. seem to have pitted elyetrae and top of thorax.

Moved, Ophryastes sp.
Moved from ID Request.

Ophryastes argentatus?
Could it be the Silver Creosote Twig Weevil, Ophryastes argentatus? It was under a creosote bush and looks a lot like the image at

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