Definition of Horntail. Meaning of Horntail. Synonyms of Horntail

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Definition of Horntail

Horntail
Horntail Horn"tail`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of family (Urocerid[ae]) of large hymenopterous insects, allied to the sawflies. The larv[ae] bore in the wood of trees. So called from the long, stout ovipositors of the females.

Meaning of Horntail from wikipedia

- Horntail or wood wasp is the common name for any of the 150 non-social species of the family Siricidae, of the order Hymenoptera, a type of xylophagous...
- Urocerus gigas (giant woodwasp, banded horntail, greater horntail) is a species of sawfly, native to the Palearctic realm and North Africa. Adults are...
- dead wood bored by its host, the larva of a similarly large species of horntail. Another of its common names is stump stabber referring to this behaviour...
- insect. Its larvae are parasitoids of horntail wasp larvae in coniferous trees. The adult female hunts horntail larvae for egg placement. It smells wood-eating...
- chasing dragons, one side being a Chinese Fireball and the other a Hungarian Horntail. It featured a layout in which the two trains shared adjacent lift hills...
- Tremex columba (pigeon tremex) is a species of horntail, native to Eastern and Western North America. The females are larger than the males, with females...
- Scotland. Black, with rough scales and brilliant purple eyes. Hungarian Horntail – A species of dragon native to Hungary. It is considered the most dangerous...
- insects. They are idiobiont endoparasitoids of the larvae of wood-boring horntail wasps. The ovipositor can be mistaken for a large stinger. Species within...
- cyaneus (blue horntail) is a species of horntail in the genus Sirex. Native to forests in Alberta, they grow to 2 cm in length. Blue Horntail (Sirex cyaneus)...
- (such as Ron stating "you're not kidding" when talking about the Hungarian Horntail being the most fearsome dragon of all, a reference to Harry's encounter...
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