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white-fringed weevil

Scientific Name
Naupactus leucoloma
Scientific Author
Boheman
Taxonomy
(Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Entiminae)
Status
Exotic Species Occurrence in Australia
Exotic Species Occurrence in Australia
Reliability
High
High
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Simon Hinkley & Ken Walker Museums Victoria
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Diagnostic Notes

The adult female is 8-12 mm in body length;  body colour dark grey, with a lighter band along the outer margin of its wing covers and two paler longitudinal lines on each side of the head and thorax one above and one below the eye; the abdomen is densely covered with short pale hairs which become longer towards the tips of the elytra; males are shorter, about 8.5 mm long, and narrower than females with longer antennae and legs.

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Specimen Contact
Museum Victoria
Author
Walker, K.
Created
14/12/2006 08:19 AEST
Last Updated
06/10/2011 15:03 AEST
Citation
Walker, K. (2006) white-fringed weevil (Naupactus leucoloma) Updated on 10/6/2011 3:03:59 PM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
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Free for use under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)

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