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Definition of the noun american blight
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- primarily a bark feeder on aerial parts and roots of apple and other trees
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- scientific names: Aphis lanigerum / species Aphis lanigerum / Eriosoma mali / species Eriosoma mali / Eriosoma lanigerum
- synonym of American blight: woolly apple aphid
- more generic terms: woolly aphid / woolly plant louse = secretes a waxy substance like a mass of fine curly white cotton or woolly threads
- member of: Eriosoma / genus Eriosoma = woolly aphids
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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An Encyclopedia of Places in American Popular Culture [3 volumes] by Gladys L. Knight
Cabrini-Green has appeared in popular media and in real life as a symbol of American blight and tragedy, representing an unglamorous and disturbingly vivid real side of the nation's underbelly. Its passing marked a new beginning for its ...
A Most Complete and Thoroughly Modern Dictionary of the English Language, Containing Accurate Information Regarding the Origin, Spelling, Definition, Pronunciation, and Use of Words; Also a Comprehensive Encyclopedia of All Branches of Knowledge with Numerous Illustrations. The Entire Work Prepared and Arranged by an Editorial Staff of Distinguished American Scholars, Assisted by a Corps of Specialists Eminent in Art, Science, and Literature
[AMERICAN BLIGHT.] vision. blight ...
The Rural Cyclopedia, Or A General Dictionary of Agriculture, and of the Arts, Sciences, Instruments, and Practice, Necessary to the Farmer, Stockfarmer, Gardener, Forester, Landsteward, Farrier, & C (1847)
by John Marius Wilson
The woolly blight, American blight,whiteblight, or apple blight bug, Eriosoma mali, Aphis lanigera, or Aphis lanata, is one of...
by Philip Miller
E— AMERICAN BLIGHT. 191 3. Slender-leaved Virgil's Flower (A. tenuifolius, Lamarck). A shrubby plant, supposed to be a native of the Cape of Good Hope : leaves alternate, line-like, entire, rather hairy ; branches one- flowered.
Embracing All the Most Recent Discoveries in Agricultural Chemistry by Cuthbert William Johnson
AMERICAN BLIGHT. [A popular, but very inappropriate name used in England to designate the injurious effects upon apple trees caused by a species of plant- louse or Aphis, (the Eriosoma mali, of Leach, and the Aphis lanigera, of Illiger.) ...
See AMERICAN BLIGHT. BLIGHTBIBD. A small insect-eating bird (Zoslerops cccrulescens) of New Zealand, so called because it frees fruit-trees of blighting insects. See WHITE-EYE. BLIM'BER, CORNELIA. A character in Dick- cns's novel ...
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