As nouns the difference between mandible and dobsonfly
is that mandible
is the lower jaw, especially the lower jawbone while dobsonfly
is an insect of the subfamily
whose males have long mandibles, found in the americas and related most closely to the fishfly.
The lower jaw, especially the lower jawbone.
One of a pair of mouthparts of an arthropod designed for holding food.
* (lower jaw) dentary, dentary bone, inferior maxillary bone, jawbone, submaxilla
An insect of the subfamily whose males have long mandibles, found in the Americas and related most closely to the fishfly.