Crawlies with Cri, Science

Crawlies with Cri: Acorn Weevil (Curculio glandium)

Acorn Weevil (Curculio glandium) Photo by Christy

My, what a big nose you have! Meet the acorn weevil (Curculio glandium).Let’s get a couple “need to know” facts out of the way – while acorn weevil larvae do kill the single acorn they feed on, management of these weevils is not practical, and most acorns will survive. Acorn weevils don’t cause any damage to the trees themselves.Unless you are planning . . .