Palmer-worm

Palmer-worm

(Heb. gazam ) occurs ( Joel 1:4 ; 2:25 ; Amos 4:9 ) It is maintained by many that gazam denotes some species of locust. but it is more probably a caterpillar.


Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Palmerworm'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.