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May 07, 2008 15:18 |  #1

Tiny flower weevil in a dandelion. Body length about 2.5mm excluding the snoz.

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May 07, 2008 15:26 |  #2

Brilliant captures Brian, lovley detail. Beeflys have been driving me mad today, lots about but didnt want to pose for their pictures.


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May 07, 2008 15:35 |  #3

Absolutely awesome capture as always, Brian. Funny looking creatures aren't they?! I love the pattern on the back/shell.

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May 07, 2008 18:40 |  #4

Great shots Brian. Haven't seen any of these yet.


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May 07, 2008 19:04 |  #5

Great shots again Brian, beautiful colors.




  
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May 08, 2008 01:08 |  #6

Thanks for the comments :)
They are amazing looking bugs but they do make holes in things like potentilla flowers. This one seemed to be hoovering up pollen though.
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May 08, 2008 08:38 |  #7

great shots as always. i love the colors of these!


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