gold-beetle

gold beetle

noun
any of several beetles having a golden luster, as a chrysomelid, Metriona bicolor, that feeds on morning glories and roses.
Also called goldbug.
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gold beetle or goldbug (ˈɡəʊldˌbʌɡ)
 
n
any American beetle of the family Chrysomelidae having a bright metallic lustre
 
goldbug or goldbug
 
n

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