family Gerrididae

noun
an arthropod family that includes water striders
Syn: ↑Gerrididae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Heteroptera, ↑suborder Heteroptera
Member Meronyms: ↑water strider, ↑pond-skater, ↑water skater, ↑Gerris, ↑genus Gerris

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  • Gerrididae — noun an arthropod family that includes water striders • Syn: ↑family Gerrididae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Heteroptera, ↑ …   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

  • genus Gerris — noun type genus of the Gerrididae • Syn: ↑Gerris • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gerrididae, ↑family Gerrididae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gerris — noun type genus of the Gerrididae • Syn: ↑genus Gerris • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gerrididae, ↑family Gerrididae, ↑Gerridae, ↑family Gerridae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gerridae — noun 1. mojarras • Syn: ↑Gerreidae, ↑family Gerreidae, ↑family Gerridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Heteroptera — noun true bugs • Syn: ↑suborder Heteroptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Hemiptera, ↑order Hemiptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • suborder Heteroptera — noun true bugs • Syn: ↑Heteroptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Hemiptera, ↑order Hemiptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pond-skater — noun long legged bug that skims about on the surface of water • Syn: ↑water strider, ↑water skater • Hypernyms: ↑water bug • Hyponyms: ↑common pond skater, ↑Gerris lacustris …   Useful english dictionary

  • water skater — noun long legged bug that skims about on the surface of water • Syn: ↑water strider, ↑pond skater • Hypernyms: ↑water bug • Hyponyms: ↑common pond skater, ↑Gerris lacustris …   Useful english dictionary

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