lamellicorn definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or from the superfamily Lamellicornia, including the scarabs also beetles that have club-shaped, lamellate antennae.
    • Having antennæ terminating in a small grouping of flat lamellæ; -- stated of certain coleopterous insects.
    • Terminating in a group of flat lamellæ; -- said of antennæ.
    • Having antennæ terminating in several level lamellæ; -- said of specific coleopterous insects.
    • Terminating in a group of level lamellæ; -- stated of antennæ.
  • noun:
    • A lamellicorn beetle.
    • A lamellicorn pest.
    • A lamellicorn beetle; any person in the Lamellicornia, as a scarab, dung-beetle, stag-beetle, cockchafer, etc.
  • others:
    • Having lamellæ or a lamellate construction, whilst the antennæ of an insect.
    • Having lamellate antennæ, as an insect; of or pertaining to the Lamellicornia.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "lamellicorn"
139 votes

How would you define lamellicorn?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!