calosoma

calosoma
noun
any beetle of the genus Calosoma
Hypernyms: ↑ground beetle, ↑carabid beetle
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Calosoma

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\\ˌkaləˈsōmə\ noun
Etymology: New Latin, from calo- + -soma
1. capitalized : a genus of large predaceous ground beetles (family Carabidae) that are green, black, or bronze in color and that feed on injurious caterpillars
2. -s : any beetle of the genus Calosoma

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