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Definition of locust borer
locust borerLocust Lo"cust, n. [L. locusta locust, grasshopper. Cf.
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of long-winged,
migratory, orthopterous insects, of the family
Acridid[ae], allied to the grasshoppers; esp.,
(Edipoda, or Pachytylus, migratoria, and Acridium
perigrinum, of Southern Europe, Asia, and Africa. In the
United States the related species with similar habits are
usually called grasshoppers. See Grasshopper.
Note: These insects are at times so numerous in Africa and
the south of Asia as to devour every green thing; and
when they migrate, they fly in an immense cloud. In the
United States the harvest flies are improperly called
locusts. See Cicada.
Locust beetle (Zo["o]l.), a longicorn beetle (Cyllene
robini[ae]), which, in the larval state, bores holes in
the wood of the locust tree. Its color is brownish black,
barred with yellow. Called also locust borer.
Locust bird (Zo["o]l.) the rose-colored starling or pastor
of India. See Pastor.
Locust hunter (Zo["o]l.), an African bird; the beefeater.
2. [Etymol. uncertain.] (Bot.) The locust tree. See Locust
Tree (definition, note, and phrases).
Locust bean (Bot.), a commercial name for the sweet pod of
the carob tree.
Meaning of locust borer from wikipedia
- the locust borer
, is a species
of longhorn beetle endemic
to eastern North
America. It is a serious
pest of Robinia
pseudoacacia, the black locust
- by mid summer, it slows
of the tree but not seriously. The locust borer Megacyllene robiniae larvae carve tunnels
into the trunk
of the tree...
insiticiana, the locust
is a moth of the family
Tortricidae. It is found
Pennsylvania, Iowa, West Virginia...
robiniae, the carpenterworm
moth or locust borer
, is a moth of the family
Cossidae. It was first described
by Peck in 1818 and it is found...
), moth in the family Tortricidae Hystrichophora taleana
(indigobush twig borer
), moth in the family Tortricidae Ecdytolopha insiticiana
- and working
with fullerenes. It is an insecticide
and locust borers
used by the United States Forest Service
- Hopkins, A. D. 1906. Some insects injurious
to forests. pt. I, The locust borer
of Entomology, United
States. Hopkins, A. D. Jan-1907. Pinhole...
the Asian species
F. mandschurica shows resistance against emerald
. The United States Forest
are met for them to enter
phase, become locusts
and cause enormous
damage. Many people appreciate birds
in the countryside...
- mosquito) Aethina tumida
(small hive beetle) Agrilus planipennis
(emerald ash borer
) Aleurocanthus woglumi
(citrus blackfly)  Anastrepha ludens
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