- ending in flattened plates: said of the antennae of some beetles
- having such antennae: said of various beetles
Origin of lamellicorn; from Modern Latin lamellicornis ; from lamelli- + Classical Latin cornu, horn
a lamellicorn beetle, as a scarab beetle
Any of numerous beetles of the superfamily Scarabaeoidea, formerly Lamellicornia; a scarabaeoid.
Origin of lamellicornFrom New Latin Lamellicornia, former superfamily name : lamelli– + Latin corn&umacron;, horn; see ker-1 in Indo-European roots.
- (zoology) Having antennæ terminating in a group of flat lamellæ; -- said of certain coleopterous insects.
- (zoology) Terminating in a group of flat lamellæ; -- said of antennæ.
- A lamellicorn insect.