Comstock mealybug

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Comstock's mealybug

Definition of Comstock mealybug

  1. :  an Asian mealybug (Pseudococcus comstocki) introduced accidentally into North America where it is a pest of various cultivated trees (such as citrus and apples)

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Origin and Etymology of comstock mealybug

after John H. Comstock †1931 American entomologist

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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