Definition of woodwasp in English:


Syllabification: wood·wasp
Pronunciation: /ˈwo͝odˌwäsp


  • another term for horntail.
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    • At low populations, sirex woodwasp selects suppressed, stressed, and injured trees for egg laying.
    • The species belonging to the family Xiphidriidae are similar to woodwasps both in appearance and life history.
    • The woodwasp is not typically a pest in its native habits in Europe, Asia and northern Africa.

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