his·pa | \ˈhispə\

Definition of hispa 

1 capitalized : a genus (often the type of the family Hispidae) of spiny Old World beetles with larvae that are leaf miners

2 plural -s : a beetle of Hispa or various closely related genera

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History and Etymology for hispa

New Latin, irregular from Latin hispidus rough, hairy, bristly

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