Say blister beetle

noun
\ ˈsā- \

Definition of Say blister beetle

: a blister beetle (Pomphopoea sayi) that is often destructive to apple and other fruit blossoms in parts of northern North America

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History and Etymology for Say blister beetle

after Thomas Say †1834 American entomologist

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“Say blister beetle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Say%20blister%20beetle. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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