Cabbage beetle

Related to Cabbage beetle: cabbage butterfly, Cabbage Moth
(Zool.) a small, striped flea-beetle (Phyllotreta vittata) which lives, in the larval state, on the roots, and when adult, on the leaves, of cabbage and other cruciferous plants.

See also: Cabbage

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.