genus Bruchus

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Noun1.genus Bruchus - type genus of the Bruchidaegenus Bruchus - type genus of the Bruchidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Bruchidae, family Bruchidae - seed beetles
Bruchus pisorum, pea weevil - larvae live in and feed on seeds of the pea plant
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obtectus was reported by Say in 1831 from Louisinia, USA, but placed under genus Bruchus Linnaues 1767.