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Turnip flea

(Zool.) a small flea-beetle (Haltica, striolata syn. Phyllotreta striolata), which feeds upon the turnip, and often seriously injures it. It is black with a stripe of yellow on each elytron. The name is also applied to several other small insects which are injurious to turnips. See Illust. under Flea-beetle.

See also: Turnip

Browse
Turney
Turnhalle
Turnicidae
Turnicimorphae
Turning
Turning and boring mill
turning away
Turning bridge
Turning engine
Turning lathe
Turning pair
turning point
Turningness
Turnip
turnip bed
turnip cabbage
-- Turnip flea --
Turnip fly
turnip greens
turnip plant
turnip-rooted celery
turnip-rooted parsley
Turnip-shell
Turnips
Turnix
Turnix sylvatica
Turnkey
turnoff
turnout
Turnover
turnover rate
Turnpike
Turnpike man
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