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ichneumon British & World English

A slender parasitic wasp with long antennae, which deposits its eggs in, on, or near the larvae of other insects

ichneumon wasp in ichneumon British & World English

A slender parasitic wasp with long antennae, which deposits its eggs in, on, or near the larvae of other insects

ichneumon fly in ichneumon British & World English

A slender parasitic wasp with long antennae, which deposits its eggs in, on, or near the larvae of other insects

Herpestes ichneumon in Egyptian mongoose British & World English

A mongoose occurring over much of Africa and parts of SW Asia and Iberia, noted for its destruction of crocodile eggs