Translation of cockchafer in Spanish:


escarabajo sanjuanero, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkɑkˌtʃeɪfər/ /ˈkɒkˌtʃeɪfə/


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    escarabajo sanjuanero masculine
    • What a pleasant change from the labourer's unvarying meal of bread, lard, and bacon would be a good dish of fried cockchafers or grasshoppers!
    • At peak abundance, cockchafers reached densities of more than 50 individuals per meter of twig on some fruit trees and on shrubs.