Definition of Lygus bug
1. Noun. Vector of viral plant diseases.
Group relationships: Genus Lygus, Lygus
Specialized synonyms: Lygus Lineolaris, Tarnished Plant Bug
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Literary usage of Lygus bug
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1. Lost Crops of Africa: Volume Ii: Vegetables by National Research Council (U. S.) (2006)
"lygus bug (Lygus Hesperus) attacks the young floral buds and developing pods of blackeye cowpeas so if potentially a severe problem on long bean as well. ..."