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Definition of Yucca borer

Yucca borer
Yucca borer Yuc"ca bor`er (a) A California boring weevil (Yuccaborus frontalis). (b) A large mothlike butterfly (Megathymus yucc[ae]) of the family Megatimid[ae], whose larva bores in yucca roots.

Meaning of Yucca borer from wikipedia

- as other yucca from more northern deserts. Yucca gigantea can be affected by a number of pests including scale, yucca moth borers, and yucca weevils....
- as the currant shoot borer, and others of considerable ecological and evolutionary interest, such as various species of "yucca moths". Prodoxidae are...
- the plant. The species name yuccifolium "yucca-leaved" was given because its leaves resemble those of yuccas. The leaves are stiff, long and narrow with...
- group into separate groups, such as leaf miners or rollers, stem or root borers, and then usually follow the more rigorous scientific taxonomy of lepidopterans...
- br****icaceous crops. Also in sub-Saharan Africa, the African sugarcane borer is a major pest of sugarcane, maize, and sorghum. Several moths in the family...
- include the pearl millet stem borer (Coniesta ignefusalis), the spotted stalk borer (Chilo partellus), the Asiatic rice borer (Chilo suppressalis), sod webworms...
- relationship would be that shared by yucca moths (Tegeculidae) and their host, yucca flowers (Asparagaceae). Female yucca moths enter the host flowers, collect...
- Papaipema awemeAweme borer Icaricia saepiolus insul**** — island blue Prodoxus quinquepunctellus — five-spotted bogus yucca moth Satyrium semiluna —...
- species are agricultural pests, including: Anarsia lineatellapeach twig borer Aproaerema modicellagroundnut leafminer Keiferia lycopersicella – tomato...
- Caterpillars are smooth with a few hairs. Most cossid caterpillars are tree borers, in some species taking up to three years to mature. The caterpillars pupate...