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Definition of Anthomyia radicum

Anthomyia radicum
Turnip Tur"nip, n. [OE. turnep; probably fr. turn, or F. tour a turn, turning lathe + OE. nepe a turnip, AS. n[=ae]pe, L. napus. Cf. Turn,v. t., Navew.] (Bot.) The edible, fleshy, roundish, or somewhat conical, root of a cruciferous plant (Brassica campestris, var. Napus); also, the plant itself. [Formerly written also turnep.] Swedish turnip (Bot.), a kind of turnip. See Ruta-baga. Turnip flea (Zo["o]l.), a small flea-beetle (Haltica, or Phyllotreta, striolata), which feeds upon the turnip, and often seriously injures it. It is black with a stripe of yellow on each elytron. The name is also applied to several other small insects which are injurious to turnips. See Illust. under Flea-beetle. Turnip fly. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The turnip flea. (b) A two-winged fly (Anthomyia radicum) whose larv[ae] live in the turnip root.

Meaning of Anthomyia radicum from wikipedia

- Delia radi****, known variously as the cabbage fly, cabbage root fly, root fly or turnip fly, is a pest of crops. The larvae of the cabbage root fly are...
- look rather like small houseflies, but are commonly drab grey. The genus Anthomyia, in contrast, is generally con****uously patterned in black-and-white...
- including Alliopsis billbergi (Zetterstedt, 1838) Anthomyia confusanea Michelsen in Michelsen & Baez, 1985 Anthomyia bazini Seguy, 1929 Botanophila discreta (Meigen...
- Gymnosoma rotundatum Musca larvarumExorista larvarum Musca radi****Delia radi****, cabbage fly Musca lateralisFannia canicularis, lesser house...
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