Definition of Lygus lineolaris
1. Noun. Widespread plant and fruit pest.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Lygus Lineolaris
Literary usage of Lygus lineolaris
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1884)
"(Lygus lineolaris): while the housekeeper may be alarmed by the buzzing of the paper-wasps (genus Polistes), and particularly Polistes ..."
2. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1883)
"From the vicinity of Rochester Lygus lineolaris has been recorded as injurious to young peas, piercing and blotching them, a fact not previously noted. ..."
3. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington by Entomological Society of Washington (1886)
"... rapidus very plenty on Red clover leaves and blossoms, likely to become of economic importance ; Lygus lineolaris about as common as usual ..."