flatheaded apple tree borer

noun

: a flattened elongate-oval beetle (Chrysobothris femorata) bronze above and bright and brassy beneath that is widespread in hardwoods

called also apple tree borer

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“Flatheaded apple tree borer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flatheaded%20apple%20tree%20borer. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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