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insect outbreak

Alternative forms: = insect attack, n. [US] infestation, n.

  • Increase in numbers of insects in a forest or a stand, e.g. Zeiraphera diniana or Choristoneura fumiferana.
German: massenhaftes Auftreten von Insekten
French: attaque d'insectes
Italian: infestazione di insetti
Spanish: plaga de insectos
Portuguese: epidemia de insetos

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