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Subject: Unidentified Weevil From Malaysia
Location: Malaysia
March 13, 2014 8:20 am
Hi, this is a weird weevil that i found on the dead tree in my backyard. This weevil has a weird eyes. Can you ID it for me?
Signature: Lanzz

Weevil

Weevil

Hi Lanzz,
We found a matching image of your Weevil on Some Wonderful Weevils of Malaysia and on FlickR, but it is not identified.  At this time, we are unable to provide any conclusive identification.

Weevil

Weevil

Update:  January 25, 2016
We just received a comment that FlickR now has an update with the genus on the posting we cited.  Additionally, there are good images on PaDIL, an Australian Biosecurity and Biodiversity site.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Malaysia

3 Responses to Weevil in the genus Mecopus from Malaysia

  1. David says:

    Curculionidae. Subfamily Conoderinae.

  2. Geevee says:

    They have since updated the flickr post you linked to with a genus that appears accurate, Mecopus.

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