Bluegrass Billbug
Sphenophorus parvulus Gyllenhal

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Bluegrass Billbug in Taylorsville, Utah.  Even though these bugs are pretty cool-looking with
that funny snout, they are very destructive to grasses. The USU Extension Service has a good
article about billbugs in PDF format here.   ©  Carol Davis, 6-24-2009

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