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Definition of the noun Agrotis

What does Agrotis mean as a name of something?

Agrotis is a genus of Lepidoptera.

Agrotis is a genus of Noctuidae, described by Ochsenheimer in 1816.

Agrotis is a genus of Noctuidae, described by Ochsenheimer in 1816.

Phrases with Agrotis

  1. Agrotis Nun
  2. Agrotis Atha
  3. Agrotis Atra
  4. Agrotis Duae
  5. Agrotis Lata
  6. Agrotis musa
  7. Agrotis Nili
  8. Agrotis Nuda
  9. Agrotis Nyei
  10. Agrotis Puta
  11. Agrotis Trux
  12. Agrotis Arens
  13. Agrotis Arida
  14. Agrotis Atrux
  15. Agrotis Bilix
  16. Agrotis Bosqi
  17. Agrotis Clara
  18. Agrotis Corsa
  19. Agrotis Cruda
  20. Agrotis Foeda

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Google previewBulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society (1882)

Agrotis is the first of the genera having armed tibia: the genera placed before it in the family are distinguished in so far as the legs ...

Google previewInstant Encyclopaedia of Geography (1993)

by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha

The Noctuinare represented by the genera Agrotis, Xestia, and Diarsia. Agrotis contains a number of pest species (open-habitat specialists) and also occurs at lower altitudes. Though centered in the Northern Hemisphere, to genus has been ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

Agrotis.] A genus of buprestid Agraffe with the central stone mounted d graffes . Agrilus ruffcollis. a, anal end of body of larva; b, larva; c, beetle. lines show natural sizes.) (The vertical beetles comprising numerous species distributed all over ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

— Black cutworm, the larva of Agrotis ypsilon. — Bronzed cutworm, the larva of Xcphelodes violans. — Climbing cutworm, any one of several different cutworms which climb trees and plants at ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Agrotis exclamationis (heart and dart moth) A noctuid moth (Noctuidae) with pale to dark brown forewings with prominent stigmata (see stigma), very pale hind wings, and a wingspan of 30–40 mm. Caterpillars are brown and grey and feed on ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Agrotis infusa (Boisduval) [ Lepidoptera: ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

Agrotis.] A genus of ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary (1906)

Agrotis.] A genus of ...

Google previewCompton's Pictured Encyclopedia (1922)

To Inspire Ambition, to Stimulate the Imagination, to Provide the Inquiring Mind with Accurate Information Told in an Interesting Style, and Thus Lead Into Broader Fields of Knowledge, Such is the Purpose of this Work by Guy Stanton Ford

Some of the common varieties are bean-cutworm, Ogdoconta cinereola; black cutworm, Agrotis ypsilon; climbing cutworm, Agrotis scandens; clovercutworm, Mamestra trifolii. CYANIDES. These very poisonous but useful compounds are salts ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1900)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopædia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanist by George Nicholson

AGROTIS. A very large genus of moths, several of whose Caterpillars are amongst the most destructive of garden insects. The chief depredators, however, are A. segetum, or Turnip Moth, and A. exclamationis, the Heart and Dart Moth.

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Agrotis syricola

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View more pictures about Agrotis puta, Agrotis clavis, Agrotis ipsilon, Agrotis gladiaria, Agrotis catalaunensis, and Agrotis exclamationis.

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Small photo of Turnip Moth cutworm eats the fruit of a small green tomato in greenhouse. Latin name: Agrotis segetum, family: NoctuidaeSmall photo of The heart and dart Agrotis exclamationisSmall photo of Heart And Dart Moth - Agrotis exclamatiois On Lichen covered logSmall photo of Heart And Dart Moth - Agrotis exclamatiois On StoneSmall photo of Heart And Dart Moth - Agrotis exclamatiois On Lichen covered logSmall photo of Heart & Dart moth, Agrotis exclamationis. At rest on Silver Birch bark.Small photo of Ipsilon Dart, Agrotis ipsilon More...

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Scrabble value of A1G2R1O1T1I1S1

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