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lamellicorn beetle

Definitions of lamellicorn beetle
  1. noun
    beetle having antennae with hard platelike terminal segments
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    scarabaean, scarabaeid, scarabaeid beetle
    any of numerous species of stout-bodied beetles having heads with horny spikes
    stag beetle
    a kind of lamellicorn beetle; the male has branched mandibles resembling antlers
    dung beetle
    any of numerous beetles that roll balls of dung on which they feed and in which they lay eggs
    June beetle, June bug, May beetle, May bug
    any of various large usually brown North American leaf-eating beetles common in late spring; the larvae feed on roots of grasses etc.
    Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica
    small metallic green and brown beetle native to eastern Asia; serious plant pest in North America
    Anomala orientalis, Asiatic beetle, Oriental beetle
    introduced into United States from the Orient; larvae feed on roots of sugarcane and other grasses
    rhinoceros beetle
    any of various large chiefly tropical beetles having horns on the head; pest on coconuts
    melolonthid beetle
    any of various beetles of the family (or subfamily) Melolonthidae
    Cetonia aurata, rose beetle, rose chafer
    a common metallic green European beetle: larvae feed on plant roots and adults on leaves and flowers of e.g. roses
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    beetle
    insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings
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