What is another word for wood louse?

5 synonyms found


[ wˈʊd lˈa͡ʊs], [ wˈʊd lˈa‍ʊs], [ w_ˈʊ_d l_ˈaʊ_s]

Synonyms for Wood louse:

How to use "Wood louse" in context?

The wood louse, Phorias agelastica, is a small, brown, six-legged bug that feeds exclusively on plant sap. It is commonly found in the North America, Europe, and Asia. The wood louse can inflict serious damage on trees, shrubs, and flowers by sucking sap out of the plant's vascular system. Despite its destructive nature, the wood louse is not a major pest in North America.

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