Anthonomus grandis


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Related to Anthonomus grandis: Cotton Boll Weevil
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Noun1.Anthonomus grandis - greyish weevil that lays its eggs in cotton bolls destroying the cottonAnthonomus grandis - greyish weevil that lays its eggs in cotton bolls destroying the cotton
weevil - any of several families of mostly small beetles that feed on plants and plant products; especially snout beetles and seed beetles
Anthonomus, genus Anthonomus - weevils destructive of cultivated plants
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In typical agronomist/entomologist fashion, however, his were also the more scientific names like Anthonomus Grandis Grandis, Spodoptera Frugiperda and Erannis Tiliaria.
while 2% rutin stimulated feeding of the American grasshopper, Schistocerca americana Drury (Orthoptera: Acrididae), and rutin was a feeding stimulant of the cotton boll weevil, Anthonomus grandis Boheman (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), while quercitrin was a feeding deterrent of the cotton boll weevil (Bird & Hedin 1986; Louveaux et al.
The devastation wrought by the boll weevil, Anthonomus grandis, on the U.