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BG2379 E9171 - Sitophilus zeamais

BG2379 E9171 - Sitophilus zeamais
Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
July 20, 2010
Size: body length 3.2 mm.
This weevil was collected from a bag of birdseed by Larry Shepherd and given to us for photography. Best match we found was Sitophilus zeamais.
Placement would be appreciated.
Gayle

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Moved
Moved from Granary Weevils.

Moved
Moved from Granary Weevils.

zeamais sounds like a very good call to me

Moved
Sitophilus sp., but I won't hazard a guess as to species.