Giraffe Weevil of Madagascar

Most of Madagascar’s wildlife is unusual, but its invertebrates are especially strange. There is a rainforest beetle called the giraffe-necked weevil – for obvious reasons. This insect has a bright red, ladybird-sized body, but a hugely elongated neck.

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