bark beetle, Hylurgops palliatus  (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) - 5325017

bark beetle
Hylurgops palliatus (Gyllenhal, 1813)

Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: Adult body length approx 2.5-3.3mm; elytral apex rounded, not excavated, and without marginal teeth, elytral basal margin raised with series of marginal flattened granules (crenulations), elytra with scalelike vestiture present from base to apex, more numerous on apical third, elytrae with uniseriate rows of dots (ie. interstial tubercles in a single row); pronotum usually unarmed and with an anterior constriction, head usually visible from above; head, legs and ventral part of the body is black, while pronotum and elytrae are brownish-red; Germany - Beskiden, V. Zoufal.
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Image view: Lateral / Side
Image location: Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia

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Country: Australia

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Image uploaded on Thursday, October 11, 2007
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