wheat stem maggot

noun

Definition of wheat stem maggot

: a maggot that is the larva of a small pale yellow black-striped fly (Meromyza americana) of the family Chloropidae and that bores in the stems of wheat and other cereals

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“Wheat stem maggot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wheat%20stem%20maggot. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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