DENNIS KUNKEL MICROSCOPY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DENNIS KUNKEL MICROSCOPY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of Seed feeding weevil (Exapion fuscirostre). This weevil feeds on many types of seeds and is an agricultural pest. It is also used as a biological pest control against the noxious weed known as Scotch broom (Cytisus scoparius). Magnification: x5 when shortest axis printed at 25 millimetres.
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