Snout and Bark Beetles, Part II  (two photos)
Species Cryptorhynchus lapathi

snout beetle

This little hooked-nosed beetle was feasting at the North Arm of
Pineview Reservoir.  When I first spotted this tiny beetle, I though
it was a bird dropping.  What great camouflage! © Carol Davis, 9-3-2006

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