Definition of flower beetle in English:

flower beetle


  • Any of a number of beetles that frequent flowers, in particular.

    • ‘The giant beetle is compared with a minute flower beetle enclosed in a red circle.’
    • ‘Biological control agents (a defoliating moth, a seed head weevil, and a flower beetle) provide from fair to good control of yellow toadflax.’
    • ‘I guess it will be a tricky one to ID beyond being a flower beetle.’