shield beetle


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shield beetle ‎(plural shield beetles)

  1. Any of the American shield bugs, in the Pentatomoidea superfamily.
  2. (Britain) Any of several shield-shaped leaf beetles that typically inhabit a specific species of tree; especially members of the genus Cassida.


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