bean-pod borer

bean-pod borer
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷-\ noun
: a larval pyralid moth (Etiella zinckenella) that feeds in the developing seeds of beans and other legumes

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

См. также в других словарях:

  • lima-bean pod borer — noun : the larva of a small European pyralidid moth (Etiella zinckenella) introduced into No. America that bores into the green pods of many legumes including lima beans …   Useful english dictionary

  • pod borer — noun Etymology: pod (II) : an insect larva that bores into the pods of legumes see bean pod borer …   Useful english dictionary

  • locust borer — Locust Lo cust, n. [L. locusta locust, grasshopper. Cf. {Lobster}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of long winged, migratory, orthopterous insects, of the family {Acridid[ae]}, allied to the grasshoppers; esp., ({Edipoda migratoria},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Locust bean — Locust Lo cust, n. [L. locusta locust, grasshopper. Cf. {Lobster}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of long winged, migratory, orthopterous insects, of the family {Acridid[ae]}, allied to the grasshoppers; esp., ({Edipoda migratoria},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maruca vitrata — Bean Pod Borer Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Maruca — Bean Pod Borer Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Theobroma cacao — Assorted cacao fruits on the tree Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Cacao — taxobox name = Cacao image caption = Cacao tree with fruit pods regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Malvales familia = Malvaceae genus = Theobroma species = T. cacao binomial …   Wikipedia

  • Crambidae — Scoparia ambigualis Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • cacao — /keuh kah oh, kay oh/, n., pl. cacaos. 1. a small tropical American evergreen tree, Theobroma cacao, cultivated for its seeds, the source of cocoa, chocolate, etc. 2. Also, cocoa. the fruit or seeds of this tree. [1545 55; < Sp < Nahuatl… …   Universalium


Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»