blunt knapweed flower weevil (Larinus obtusus ) on meadow knapweed (Centaurea x moncktonii ) - 5435707

blunt knapweed flower weevil
Larinus obtusus Gyllenhal, 1836

Host: meadow knapweed (Centaurea x moncktonii C. E. Britton[C. jacea X C. nigra])
Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: breeding adults on meadow knapweed, also attacks spotted knapweed.
Image type: Field
Subject Gender: Pair
Image location: Oregon, United States

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Name: Eric Coombs
Organization: Oregon Department of Agriculture
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Image Information last updated on Monday, July 11, 2011