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Weevil 5 - Microon canadense

Weevil 5 - Microon canadense
Nosehill Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
June 13, 2009
Size: 1 mm
Sweepnetted from prairie; this one is ridiculously tiny...

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Microon canadense (Brown)
the only Canadian representative of this new-to-BG subfamily... neat!

Moved from ID Request.

 
Thanks :)
the name is very fitting size-wise...

 
shape-wise, too: it means, 'tiny egg'
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