Image: Tiny giraffe - Axl Gad

Tiny giraffe - Axl Gad

This odd Giraffe-necked Weevil (Trachelophorus giraffa) is only found in Madagascar, where I was on holiday. Only the male has such a long neck, which it uses to roll up a leaf so the female can lay an egg in it.

Winner Secondary school category 2008

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Axl Gad
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ally - 4.04 PM, 05 April 2010
That is cool, what a long neck

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