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Chlorophanus viridis - closeup, Heeswijk-Dinther, Netherlands On nettle.<br />
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Chlorophanus viridis - closeup, Heeswijk-Dinther, Netherlands

On nettle.

Chlorophanus viridis, Heeswijk-Dinther, Netherlands On nettle.<br />
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    comments (8)

  1. Love the detail Ferdy
    Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thanks, Neptune! Posted 5 months ago
  2. Awesome specimen and photography! Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thanks! Although I wish it wasn't turning away from me :) Posted 5 months ago
      1. Yes, I know what you mean, I don't know how many times that has happened to me. Sometimes they are not very fond of cameras ^_^ Posted 5 months ago
        1. True hehe. Posted 5 months ago
  3. Really beautiful weevil! <3 Posted 4 months ago
    1. Thanks, on behalf of :) Posted 4 months ago

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Chlorophanus viridis is a weevil in the Chlorophanus genus. It is 8-11mm in size, active from May to August. Along the sides of the entire body is a contrasting bright green-yellow stripe.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Aug 8, 2021. Captured Jul 18, 2021 14:08.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/4.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO125
  • 50mm