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Snout Beetle - Myrmex scrobicollis

Snout Beetle - Myrmex scrobicollis
Ozark Mountains, Searcy County, Arkansas, USA
May 16, 2008
Size: 3mm
Found crawling on my arm after a walk in the woods. (Snout beetles are preferable to ticks any day.)

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Snout Beetle - Myrmex scrobicollis Snout Beetle - Myrmex scrobicollis

Myrmex cf. scrobicollis (Boheman)
Charles O'Brien det.

Moved from Myrmex.

Genus Myrmex
Looks good to my untrained eye. Thanks to everyone for their help.

a Myrmex sp
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strange!
Possibly Curculionidae, but I´m not sure.

 
Me neither
I reckon we'll just let this cute little critter remain homeless for a while longer.

 
Otidocephalini?
This looks a lot like the antlike curculionids in that tribe. Maybe Myrmex? I've collected specimens in the Amazon and Thailand and a few from North America.

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