plant bug definition

  • noun:
    • An insect for the order Hemiptera whoever mouthparts are adjusted for piercing plants and drawing their drinks.
    • anyone of several hemipterous pests which injure the vegetation of flowers, as Lygus lineolaris, which damages grain and woods.
    • small bright-colored pest that nourishes on plant drinks

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