Colorado beetle

Colorado beetle (plural Colorado beetles)

  1. A beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata, formerly Doryphora decemlineata, with black and yellow stripes, that is a serious pest of potatoes.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: doryphore
  • German: Kartoffelkäfer
  • Portuguese: besouro-da-batata, besouro do Colorado
  • Russian: колора́дский жук

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