Myzus

noun
My·​zus | \ ˈmīzəs \

Definition of Myzus

: a large widely distributed genus of aphids that includes several economically important plant pests — see green peach aphid

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History and Etymology for Myzus

New Latin, from Greek myzei to suck

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“Myzus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Myzus. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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