family Myrmeleontidae

noun
antlions
Syn: ↑Myrmeleontidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Neuroptera, ↑order Neuroptera
Member Meronyms: ↑Myrmeleon, ↑genus Myrmeleon

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  • Neuroptera — noun an order of insects including: lacewings; antlions; dobsonflies; alderflies; fish flies; mantispids; spongeflies • Syn: ↑order Neuroptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Neuroptera — noun an order of insects including: lacewings; antlions; dobsonflies; alderflies; fish flies; mantispids; spongeflies • Syn: ↑Neuroptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Myrmeleon — noun type genus of the Myrmeleontidae: antlions • Syn: ↑Myrmeleon • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Myrmeleontidae, ↑family Myrmeleontidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myrmeleon — noun type genus of the Myrmeleontidae: antlions • Syn: ↑genus Myrmeleon • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Myrmeleontidae, ↑family Myrmeleontidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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