Odynerus

noun Od·y·ne·rus \ˌädəˈnirəs\

Definition of Odynerus

  1. :  a genus of solitary wasps having a very short abdominal peduncle and often resembling yellow jackets in coloration

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Origin and Etymology of odynerus

New Latin, from Greek odynēros painful, from odynē pain; akin to Greek (Homeric) edmenai to eat


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