genus Corydalus


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Noun1.genus Corydalus - type genus of the Corydalidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Corydalus cornutus, dobson fly, dobsonfly, dobson - large soft-bodied insect having long slender mandibles in the male; aquatic larvae often used as bait
dobson, hellgrammiate - large brown aquatic larva of the dobsonfly; used as fishing bait
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The genus Corydalus is an engulfing predator, and in lotic-erosional and depositional streams, this genus is adapted to cling to, and climb among, the substrate (Evans and Neunzig, 1984).