having long antennae.
belonging or pertaining to the Cerambycidae, comprising the long-horned beetles.
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How to use longicorn in a sentence
Many longicorn beetles in the tropics exactly mimic wasps, bees, or ants.Darwinism (1889) | Alfred Russel Wallace
longicorn -ia: having the antennae as long or longer than the body; specifically the Cerambycid beetles.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology | John. B. Smith
(longicorn) mimics Pachyrhynchus orbifae, (b) (a hard curculio).Darwinism (1889) | Alfred Russel Wallace
This curiously marked longicorn comes near Ceraegidion boisduval.Discoveries in Australia, Volume 1. | J Lort Stokes
Beetles of the longicorn tribe abound here; and to-day I have filled a box with more than a thousand new or rare insects.
British Dictionary definitions for longicorn
Also called: longicorn beetle, long-horned beetle any beetle of the family Cerambycidae, having a long narrow body, long legs, and long antennae
zoology having or designating long antennae
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