family Ceratopogonidae

noun
biting midges; sand flies
Syn: ↑Ceratopogonidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Nematocera, ↑suborder Nematocera
Member Meronyms:

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  • Ceratopogonidae — A female biting midge, Culicoides sonorensis Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Ceratopogonidae — n. a natural family of insects including the biting midges and sand flies. Syn: family {Ceratopogonidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ceratopogonidae — noun biting midges; sand flies • Syn: ↑family Ceratopogonidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Nematocera, ↑suborder Nematocera • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • arthropod family — noun any of the arthropods • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Phalangiidae, ↑family Phalangiidae, ↑Argiopidae, ↑family Argiopidae, ↑orb weaver, ↑Theridiidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ceratopogon — noun type genus of the Ceratopogonidae • Syn: ↑genus Ceratopogon • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ceratopogonidae, ↑family Ceratopogonidae * * * ˌserətōˈpōˌgän …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dasyhelea — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • Ceratopogoninae — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • Culicoides — sonorensis after blood meal Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Nematocera — noun mosquitoes; fungus gnats; crane flies; gnats; sand flies • Syn: ↑suborder Nematocera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Diptera, ↑order Diptera …   Useful english dictionary

  • suborder Nematocera — noun mosquitoes; fungus gnats; crane flies; gnats; sand flies • Syn: ↑Nematocera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Diptera, ↑order Diptera • Member …   Useful english dictionary

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