beet armyworm


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beet armyworm

n.
An armyworm (Spodoptera exigua) that feeds on the foliage of alfalfa, beets, soybeans, and other crops.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beet armyworm - moth larva that eats foliage of beets and other vegetablesbeet armyworm - moth larva that eats foliage of beets and other vegetables
genus Spodoptera, Spodoptera - moths whose larvae are armyworms
caterpillar - a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
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