Sitophilus

noun
Si·toph·i·lus | \sīˈtäfələs, sə̇ˈt-\

Definition of Sitophilus 

: a widely distributed genus of weevils containing two (S. granarius and S. oryzae) that are highly destructive to grain

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History and Etymology for Sitophilus

New Latin, from sito- + -philus

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