Cockchafer



[kok-chey-fer] /ˈkɒkˌtʃeɪ fər/

noun
1.
any of certain scarab beetles, especially the European species, Melolontha melolontha, which is very destructive to forest trees.
/ˈkɒkˌtʃeɪfə/
noun
1.
any of various Old World scarabaeid beetles, esp Melolontha melolontha of Europe, whose larvae feed on crops and grasses Also called May beetle, May bug

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