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Jerry A. Payne, USDA Agricultural Research Service,

Plum Curculio

Conotrachelus nenuphar

Plum Curculio (Conotrachelus nenuphar) is an insect pest of stone fruits. It is a native of North America and was first detected in Illinois in 1883.

The plum curculio, Conotrachelus nenuphar, is a major pest of pome and stone fruit.

For more information about this plant pest, see the CABI data sheet.
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