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That big weevil had reached southern California and could “wipe out every palm tree in the state,” according to Yanega.Focusing on Asian giant hornets distorts the view of invasive species|Susan Milius|July 1, 2021|Science News
We thoroughly cleaned the pantry, and yet the weevils kept coming back, until we discovered they were hiding in the pantry ceiling.Hints From Heloise: Give your full attention on a first date|Heloise Heloise|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
And cotton crops would often fail when pests like the boll weevil tore through the fields.
The sago palm weevil, a type of beetle, is eaten, roasted or raw, as a larvae in Southeast Asia.Cicadas, Grasshoppers, Locusts, Ants Among the Tastiest Insects|Nina Strochlic|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Swallows in the Southern states kill the cotton-boll weevil, one of our worst insect pests.
The one beetle doing by far the greatest harm in this country is the cotton-boll weevil.
How did the Cerceris manage to recognize in these jewels the Weevil, the near relative of the vulgar Phynotomus?
Well, this extraordinary creature is recognized with certainty as a Weevil and stored away as such.
Among the animal parasites may be mentioned the weevil, vibrio tritici, which feeds upon the starch cells of the grain.