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horned

(hôrnd)
adj.
Having a horn, horns, or a hornlike growth.
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This study examined those variables relative to horned species and came to this conclusion.
As an unsuspecting horned male stands guard at the entrance to a female's tunnel, a hornless male digs a horizontal side tunnel that connects to it.
Emlen thinks that hornless males might be naturally better at sneaking through underground tunnels than the horned beetles are.
Paleontologists have debated the function of the bizarre skulls of horned dinosaurs for years now," said Farke.
Similar injuries are occasionally seen in modern horned animals.
The prongless males grew testes that were about 30 percent larger than those of comparably sized, horned males, Simmons and Emlen report.
He and his colleagues compared the length of the horns on dangling remains of horned lizards with horn lengths of lizards still alive.
Nature keeps male horned weevils from stupid scraps.