family Gracilariidae


family Gracilariidae
noun
leaf miners
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Tineoidea, ↑superfamily Tineoidea

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  • Gracilariidae — prop. n. A natural family of moths, the larvae of which are one type of leaf miner. Syn: Gracillariidae, family {Gracilariidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gracilariidae — noun leaf miners • Syn: ↑Gracillariidae, ↑family Gracilariidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Tineoidea, ↑superfamily Tineoidea * * * ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ l …   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

  • superfamily Tineoidea — noun clothes moths; carpet moths; leaf miners • Syn: ↑Tineoidea • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepidoptera, ↑order Lepidoptera • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tineoidea — noun clothes moths; carpet moths; leaf miners • Syn: ↑superfamily Tineoidea • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepidoptera, ↑order Lepidoptera • Me …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gracillariidae — noun leaf miners • Syn: ↑Gracilariidae, ↑family Gracilariidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Tineoidea, ↑superfamily Tineoidea …   Useful english dictionary

  • leaf miner — any of the larvae of any of numerous insects, as moths of the family Gracilariidae, that live in and feed on the parenchyma of leaves. Also, leafminer. [1820 30] * * * Any of various insect larvae that live and feed within a leaf, including… …   Universalium

  • leaf miner — noun any of various small moths or dipterous flies whose larvae burrow into and feed on leaf tissue especially of the family Gracilariidae • Syn: ↑leaf miner • Hypernyms: ↑insect …   Useful english dictionary

  • leaf-miner — noun any of various small moths or dipterous flies whose larvae burrow into and feed on leaf tissue especially of the family Gracilariidae • Syn: ↑leaf miner • Hypernyms: ↑insect …   Useful english dictionary

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