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The Yucca weevil gets its name from its food source, yucca. These weevils are generally found along th West Coast of the United States, namely California. They are 15-17 millimeters long, and are black. Yucca weevil larvae tunnel under the bark of yucca plants, potentially killing the plants.

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  Source: R. Arnett, Jr. 1980. How to know the beetles.