genus Mayetiola

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Noun1.genus Mayetiola - a genus of Cecidomyidaegenus Mayetiola - a genus of Cecidomyidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor - small fly whose larvae damage wheat and other grains
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In North Africa, the genus Mayetiola includes two phytophagous species, namely the Hessian fly Mayetiola destructor (Say, 1817) and the barley stem gall midge Mayetiola hordei (Kieffer, 1909) (Gagne et al.