bruchid

bruchid

(ˈbruːkɪd)
n
any of a genus of small, often parasitic, beetles
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Ancient and recent evolutionary history of the bruchid beetle, Acanthoscelides obtectus (Say), a cosmopolitan pest of beans.
Beck, he has developed the Bruchid bean beetle, Callosobruchus maculatus, as a model organism for inquiry-based undergraduate laboratories.
Cowpea bruchid Callosobrucitus maculatus uses a three-component strategy to overcome a plant defensive cysteine protease inhibitor.
Harnessing ant defence at fruits reduces bruchid seed predation in a symbiotic ant-plant mutualism.
In order to resolve this problem, DAC&FW forwarded technical information for finalizing the Pest Risk Analysis (PRA) of the groundnut bruchid (Caryedon serratus Olivier), detailed report on investigation and remedial measures taken along with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and action taken in the matter to Vietnam.
Transcriptional regulation in cowpea bruchid guts during adaptation to a plant defence protease inhibitor.
The project is aimed at improving farmer-preferred mungbean lines with increased resistance to viruses and bruchid pests, and resilience to environmental stresses available.
Specularius erythrinae, a new bruchid affecting seeds of Erythrina (Coleoptera).