Share this entry

fungus beetle Syllabification: fun·gus bee·tle

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of fungus beetle in English:

noun

A small beetle that feeds chiefly on fungi and is typically black with red or yellow markings.
  • Families Mycetophagidae, Erotylidae, and others: several genera

Definition of fungus beetle in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day doofus
Pronunciation: ˈdo͞ofəs
noun
a stupid person