Brachyrhinus

noun Brachy·rhi·nus \ˌbrakə̇ˈrīnəs\

Definition of Brachyrhinus

  1. :  a very large genus of small short-snouted commonly dark-colored parthenogenetic weevils including a number of destructive pests of economic plants — see black vine weevil, strawberry root weevil

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Origin and Etymology of brachyrhinus

New Latin, from brachy- + -rhinus


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