Pachytylus

noun
Pa·​chyt·​y·​lus | \ pəˈkitᵊləs \

Definition of Pachytylus

: a genus of Acrididae that includes several destructive Old World migratory locusts

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History and Etymology for Pachytylus

New Latin, from pachy- + Greek tylos callus, knob

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“Pachytylus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pachytylus. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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