What does tabanus mean?

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Tabanus(noun)

    a genus of blood sucking flies, including the horseflies


  1. Tabanus

    Tabanus is a genus of biting horseflies of the family Tabanidae. Females have scissor-like mouthparts that aim to cut the skin. The horsefly can then lap up the blood. Horseflies of this genus are known to be potential vectors of anthrax, worms and trypanosomes. Some species, such as Tabanus bovinus, prefer bovine animals and are less harmful to humans. The genus contains hundreds of species and many species groups, including:

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tabanus

    ta-bā′nus, n. a genus of flies, including the horse-flies. [L.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tabanus in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tabanus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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