Asian longhorned beetle
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Asian long·horned beetle(lông′hôrnd′, lŏng′-)
A large beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) native to China and Korea that has long antennae and infests many types of hardwoods.
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|Noun||1.||Asian longhorned beetle - a beetle from China that has been found in the United States and is a threat to hardwood trees; lives inside the tree; no natural predators in the United States|
beetle - insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings
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