Adelges abietis

noun
a variety of adelgid
Syn: ↑spruce gall aphid
Hypernyms: ↑adelgid
Member Holonyms: ↑Adelges, ↑genus Adelges

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  • adelgid — /euh del jid/, n. any of various homopterous insects of the family Adelgidae, as Adelges abietis (spruce gall aphid) and Pineus pinifoliae (pine leaf aphid), that feed and form galls on conifers. [ < NL Adelgidae, equiv. to Adelg(es) a genus name …   Universalium

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