Schistocerca

noun
Schis·​to·​cer·​ca | \ -ˈsərkə \

Definition of Schistocerca

: a genus of large migratory locusts

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History and Etymology for Schistocerca

New Latin, from schisto- + -cerca (from Greek kerkos tail)

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“Schistocerca.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Schistocerca. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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