doryphora definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of plant-eating beetles, such as the potato beetle. See potato beetle.
    • In entomology A genus of beetles, of the family Chrysomelidæ, closely allied to Chrysomela, but differing from it in the form of the last joint of the maxillary palpi, which is short, truncate, and not dilated.
    • A genus of Lepidoptera.
    • A genus of Polygastrica. Also Doryfera.

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