triungulus

Triungulus

Tri*un"gu*lus\, n.; pl. Triunguli. [NL. See Tri-, and Ungulate.] (Zo["o]l.) The active young larva of any oil beetle. It has feet armed with three claws, and is parasitic on bees. See Illust. of Oil beetle, under Oil.
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