Dysdercus


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Noun1.Dysdercus - a genus of slender long-legged bugs that feed on the developing seeds of cotton and stain itDysdercus - a genus of slender long-legged bugs that feed on the developing seeds of cotton and stain it
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
cotton stainer - a true bug: bug that damages and stains the lint of developing cotton
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Insecticidal action of the polyphenolic rich fraction from the stem bark of Sterlus asper on Dysdercus cingulatus.
annua has been found to influence the ovarian development, median neurosecretary cells activity, and haemolymph proteins with nymphal mortality, and insect growth regulator activity in Dysdercus koenigii Fabr.