Eucalypt Weevil
Adelaide Hills
Crusty Barrel Weevil
Wattle Pig (Leptopius cf duponti)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: True Weevil (Curculionoidea: Curculionidae)
Species: Wattle Pig (Leptopius cf duponti)
This Photo:     

Thank you Boris Büche for helping with the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2008-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 23-Nov-2008
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.