four-lined plant bug

noun
variants: or less commonly four-lined leaf bug \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗-​ \

Definition of four-lined plant bug

: a yellow or orange leaf bug (Poecilocapsus lineatus) that is widespread in eastern and central North America, that has four longitudinal black stripes down the back, and that feeds on various wild and cultivated plants

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“Four-lined plant bug.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/four-lined%20plant%20bug. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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