Chinese rose beetle

noun

Definition of Chinese rose beetle

: a common leaf-eating beetle (Adoretus sinicus) of southeast Asia accidentally introduced into Hawaii where it is a serious pest on many cultivated plants

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“Chinese rose beetle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chinese%20rose%20beetle. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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