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dusty-garnet-weevil - Himatolabus pubescens

dusty-garnet-weevil - Himatolabus pubescens
Hudson, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
June 11, 2005
Size: 6 mm possibly
Flew off my hand after one photo.



Pretty certain this is an attelabid. The antennae are not elbowed, which sure suggests this is not a "true" weevil. Tiny size is consistent with attelabids as well.

Himatolabus pubescens

Thanks Eric.
I *thought* there was something odd about those antennae.

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