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Phyllobius pomaceus  Arthropods,Beetles,Insects,Macro,Nettle Weevil,Phyllobius pomaceus,Weevils Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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Length 9 mm. This beetle has a metallic bluish-green covering of scales. However the scales easily rub off and older specimens can look almost black. The front femur has a prominent tooth and the scales are oval. Most commonly found on Nettles, from April to late June.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Lars Korb
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Uploaded May 26, 2018.