Cutwork Cuvier

Cutworm

Meanings and phrases

cutworm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American moth whose larvae feed on young plant stems cutting them off at the ground

army cutworm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. larvae (of a noctuid moth) that travel in large groups and destroy grains and alfalfa in the midwestern states; Chorizagrotis auxiliaris

cutworm or dart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Euxoa difformis Euxoa difformis is a cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae.
  • Xestia lupa Xestia lupa is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae.
  • Oligia tusa Oligia tusa is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae.

species of cutworm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Xestia lupa Xestia lupa is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae.
  • Oligia tusa Oligia tusa is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae.
  • Euxoa satis Euxoa satis is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae.
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