Definition of Acanthoscelides

1. Noun. A genus of Bruchidae.

Exact synonyms: Genus Acanthoscelides
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Bruchidae, Family Bruchidae
Member holonyms: Acanthoscelides Obtectus, Bean Weevil



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Acanthoscelides

Acalypha
Acalypha virginica
Acanthaceae
Acanthia lectularia
Acanthisitta
Acanthisitta chloris
Acanthisittidae
Acanthocereus
Acanthocereus pentagonus
Acanthocereus tetragonus
Acanthocheilonema
Acanthocybium
Acanthocybium solandri
Acanthophis
Acanthophis antarcticus
Acanthoscelides
Acanthoscelides obtectus
Acanthuridae
Acanthurus
Acanthurus chirurgus
Acanthus mollis
Acapulco
Acapulco de Juarez
Acapulco gold
Acaridae
Acarnanian
Acarnanians
Acarus
Acarus balatus
Acarus folliculorum

Literary usage of Acanthoscelides

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1. Injurious Insects: How to Recognize and Control Them by Walter Collins O'Kane (1912)
"In addition all cracks and crevices should be sprayed with gasoline, taking proper precautions to guard against fire. The Bean Weevil (acanthoscelides ..."

2. The Encyclopedia of Practical Horticulture: A Reference System of Commercial by Granville Lowther, William Worthington (1914)
"Bean Weevil acanthoscelides obtectus Say Family Bruchidae. Bruchus obtectus Say General Appearance The adult weevils are very short and robust, ..."

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