black weevil

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Synonyms for black weevil

brown weevil that infests stored grain especially rice

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The black weevil Scyphophorus acupunctatus Gyllenhal, is a major pest of this plant, infesting 51% of the bulbs (Camino et al.
The objective of the present study was to determine the life cycle of the black weevil S.
In the early 1990s, a 5-mm long, solid black weevil was observed feeding on and occasionally killing amaryllis (Amaryllidaceae) plants in Florida, and it was determined to be an unknown genus and species in the subfamily Baridinae (Thomas 2005).