JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.


Lixus bardanae (Fabricius, 1787) 12 mm long without rostrum France,Geotagged,Lixus bardanae,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Lixus bardanae (Fabricius, 1787)

12 mm long without rostrum

    comments (2)

  1. That's gorgeous. Amazing that so many of these beauties have no English common name at all. Posted 3 months ago
    1. Lixus are beautiful in the wild but uggly when they are pinned in a collection. They are covered by coulorful powders that fade away as soon as they are touched. Posted 3 months ago

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

Lixus (Dilixellus) bardanae is a Weevil (Curculionidae) known from large parts of Europe.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Claude CHAVAND
View Claude CHAVAND's profile


Public Domain
Uploaded Jul 14, 2020. Captured Jul 11, 2020 14:03 in D63, 42740 PĂ©lussin, France.
  • ILCE-7M2
  • f/9.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO500
  • 90mm