Definición de billbug en inglés:

billbug

Silabificación: bill·bug
Pronunciación: /ˈbilˌbəɡ
 
/

sustantivo

A typically large weevil that feeds on various grasses and grains.
  • Genus Sphenophorus, subfamily Rhynchophorinae, family Curculionidae: numerous species, including the maize billbug (S. maidis), which can cause serious damage to corn plants and can harm or kill poultry by clamping onto the bird’s throat or tongue
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The endophytes make Turf Alive! lawns invulnerable to webworms, billbugs, armyworms, cutworms, aphids and some weevils.
  • If oblong holes in the leaves are detected and the pest is not found, the damage is probably from billbugs.
  • As its name implies, Cruiser Extreme Pak BB / CRW has a higher insecticide rate, which adds control of billbug and corn rootworm.

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día neoteny
Pronunciación: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal