family Halictidae


family Halictidae
noun
a family of small solitary bees; many are valuable pollinators for agriculture
Syn: ↑Halictidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Apoidea, ↑superfamily Apoidea
Member Meronyms: ↑nomia, ↑genus Nomia

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