Corydalus cornutus

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Noun1.Corydalus cornutus - large soft-bodied insect having long slender mandibles in the male; aquatic larvae often used as bait
neuropteran, neuropteron, neuropterous insect - insect having biting mouthparts and four large membranous wings with netlike veins
Corydalus, genus Corydalus, genus Corydalis, Corydalis - type genus of the Corydalidae
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Life history and population energetics of the dobson fly, Corydalus cornutus. Ecology, 59:1091-1108.
The eastern dobsonfly (Corydalus cornutus), with a wingspan of almost 6 inches, is the largest Megalopteran in the northeast.
Production of Corydalus cornutus (Megaloptera) in four streams differing in size, flow, and temperature.