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Sciaphilis asperatus

Weevil, Sciaphilis asperatus

Jeff Hahn

Size: 1/5 inch long

Where/When: This weevil is associated with sugar and red maple, yellow birch, and other trees. It accidently enters homes from the outside during the spring and late summer/fall.

Significance: Does not harm people or property, although it can be a nuisance.

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