pine colaspis

noun pine co·las·pis \-kəˈlaspə̇s\

Definition of pine colaspis

  1. :  a chrysomelid beetle (Colaspis pini) having larvae that feed on pine needles in the southern U.S.

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Origin and Etymology of pine colaspis

3pine + New Latin Colaspis (genus name of Colaspis pini)

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