Nuttall blister beetle


Nut·​tall blister beetle
: a metallic green and copper-colored blister beetle (Lytta nuttallii) that feeds on bean and pea plants

Word History


after Thomas Nuttall †1859 American botanist and ornithologist born in England

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Nuttall blister beetle


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“Nuttall blister beetle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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