Bruchus pisorum

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Noun1.Bruchus pisorum - larvae live in and feed on seeds of the pea plantBruchus pisorum - larvae live in and feed on seeds of the pea plant
seed beetle, seed weevil - a small beetle that infests the seeds of legumes
Bruchus, genus Bruchus - type genus of the Bruchidae
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With the exception of Bruchus pisorum (L.) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) whose females are known to be able to reproduce only after feeding on pollen of their host plant Pisum sativum L.
of counted insects [+ or -] SE Callosobruchus maculates 10.10 [+ or -] 0.362 c Bruchus rufimanus 15.13 [+ or -] 0.381 b Bruchus incarnatus 9.12 [+ or -] 0.301 c Bruchus pisorum 5.13 [+ or -] 0.281 d Bruchus lentis (ervi) 25.11 [+ or -] 0.521 a Callosobruchus chinensis 3.03 [+ or -] 0.191 e Mean in columns sharing the same letter are not significantly different at 0.05 probability using LSD test.
Estudios en campo y bioensayos con semilla de arveja transgenica ocasionaron 100% de mortalidad de larvas de Bruchus pisorum L.
Life table values for Bruchus pisorum from starting cohorts of 48 or 50 neonate larvae on three PI accessions of Pisum fulvum at Pullman, WA, 1995 and 1996.
A response of five pea varieties (Pisum sativum L.) to damage degree of Bruchus pisorum L., a univoltine bruchid similar to B.