Definition of Crioceris asparagi. Meaning of Crioceris asparagi. Synonyms of Crioceris asparagi

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Definition of Crioceris asparagi

Crioceris asparagi
Asparagus As*par"a*gus, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, ?; cf. ? to swell with sap or juice, and Zend ?paregha prong, sprout, Pers. asparag, Lith. spurgas sprout, Skr. sphurj to swell. Perh. the Greek borrowed from the Persian. Cf. Sparrowgrass.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of perennial plants belonging to the natural order Liliace[ae], and having erect much branched stems, and very slender branchlets which are sometimes mistaken for leaves. Asparagus racemosus is a shrubby climbing plant with fragrant flowers. Specifically: The Asparagus officinalis, a species cultivated in gardens. 2. The young and tender shoots of A. officinalis, which form a valuable and well-known article of food. Note: This word was formerly pronounced sparrowgrass; but this pronunciation is now confined exclusively to uneducated people. Asparagus beetle (Zo["o]l.), a small beetle (Crioceris asparagi) injurious to asparagus.

Meaning of Crioceris asparagi from wikipedia

- marker. Crioceris asparagi (Linnaeus, 1758), common asparagus beetle Crioceris bicruciata (Sahlberg, 1823) Crioceris macilenta Weise, 1880 Crioceris nigropunctata...
- The common asparagus beetle (Crioceris asparagi) is an important pest of asparagus crops both in Europe and in North America. Asparagus is its only food...
- potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata), the asparagus beetle (Crioceris asparagi), the cereal leaf beetle (Oulema melanopus), and various flea beetles...
- umbellatus Asparagus verticillatus Asparagus beetle (Crioceris asparagi) Spotted asparagus beetle (Crioceris duodecimpunctata) Asparagus miner (Ophiomyia simplex)...
- Chrysomela p****andrii – Prasocuris p****andrii Chrysomela asparagiCrioceris asparagi Chrysomela cerasiOrsodacne cerasi Chrysomela sulphurea –...
- Oulema rufocyanea (Suffrian, 1847) Oulema septentrionis (Weise, 1880) Crioceris asparagi (Linnaeus, 1758) Lilioceris lilii (Scopoli, 1763) Labidostomis tridentata...
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