Aspidiotus

noun
a genus of Diaspididae
Syn: ↑genus Aspidiotus
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Diaspididae, ↑family Diaspididae
Member Meronyms: ↑San Jose scale, ↑Aspidiotus perniciosus

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\(ˌ)aˌspidēˈōd.əs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, modification of Greek aspidiōtēs one bearing a shield, from aspid-, aspis shield
: a genus of armored scales including the San Jose scale and several others that are very destructive to orchard trees

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  • Aspidiotus Perniciosus — Pou de San José …   Wikipédia en Français

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