Cryptorhynchus

noun Cryp·to·rhyn·chus \ˌkriptəˈriŋkəs\

Definition of Cryptorhynchus

  1. :  a large cosmopolitan genus of weevils including numerous pests of economic plants (as the poplar borer)

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Origin and Etymology of cryptorhynchus

New Latin, from crypt- + -rhynchus


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