MARCO ANSALONI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MARCO ANSALONI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Red palm weevils. Red palm weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus) adults and larvae. The red palm weevil is a major pest of palm plantations. The larvae can excavate metre-long holes in the trunks of palm trees, thereby weakening and eventually killing the host plant. Photographed in Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain.
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