pinacate bug

noun
pi·na·ca·te bug | \¦pēnə¦kätē-\

Definition of pinacate bug 

: any of several clumsy wingless beetles of the genus Eleodes (family Tenebrionidae) found in arid regions of the Pacific states

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History and Etymology for pinacate bug

Mexican Spanish pinacate, from Nahuatl pinacatl

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