squash beetle

noun

Definition of squash beetle

1 : a small American black-and-yellow striped beetle (Acalymma vittata) often very injurious to the leaves of squash and cucumber

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“Squash beetle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squash%20beetle. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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