pea and bean weevil

Definition

Agriculture

  • noun a pest (Sitona sp) affecting peas, beans and other legumes. The eggs are laid in soil near the plants, allowing the larvae to feed on the roots. The adult weevils feed on the leaves, making U-shaped notches in the edges of the leaves.
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