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EENY161: Mexican Bromeliad Weevil (suggested common name), Metamasius callizona (Chevrolat) (Insecta: Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Figure 1. Tillandsia utriculata (L.), a bromeliad species endangered in Florida due to attack by Metamasius callizona (Chevrolat), in the Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve, Collier County, 1993.

Credit: H. Nadel, University of Florida