Hornbug

Hornbug

Horn"bug`\, n. (Zo["o]l.) A large nocturnal beetle of the genus Lucanus (as L. capreolus, and L. dama), having long, curved upper jaws, resembling a sickle. The grubs are found in the trunks of old trees.
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