Definitions for dactylopius coccus
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word dactylopius coccus
cochineal insect, cochineal, Dactylopius coccus(noun)
Mexican red scale insect that feeds on cacti; the source of a red dye
Find a translation for the dactylopius coccus definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these dactylopius coccus definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"dactylopius coccus." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 31 Mar. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/dactylopius coccus>.