6800.      A little black bug about a quarter of an inch long. Brownington, Vermont. United States

Number 6800. This is a weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae); its shape is suggestive of that of one of the grain/granary weevils in the genus Sitophilus – Click here. Because of that, you should inspect any areas where you store whole grains of any kind (including bird seed) for signs of insect infestation.