Anofeli

Anopheles: (Greek anofelís: “useless”): a genus of mosquito first described and named by J. W. Meigen in 1818.About 460 species are recognised; while over 100 can transmit human malaria, only 30–40 commonly transmit parasites of the genus Plasmodium, which cause malaria in humans in endemic areas.

Baqqa tat-tuffieħ

Apple sucker: small jumping plant louse (Cacopsylla mali synonym Psylla mali) the larva of which feeds in and injures developing apple blossoms in Europe and eastern North America.

Ref: JA

 

Baqqaq

Faqqas il-baqq, infestazzjoni

English: hatching of bugs, fleas etc – Infestation.

Sors: Għarbi

Għerq: B-Q-Q