family Pyralididae

noun
bee moths; corn borers; flour moths
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Lepidoptera, ↑order Lepidoptera
Member Meronyms:

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  • Pyralididae — noun bee moths; corn borers; flour moths • Syn: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralididae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepidoptera, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Pyralidae — noun bee moths; corn borers; flour moths • Syn: ↑Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑family Pyralididae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepidoptera, ↑ …   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

  • Ephestia — noun small moths whose larvae spin silken tunnels and feed on stored food products • Syn: ↑genus Ephestia • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pyralidae — noun bee moths; corn borers; flour moths • Syn: ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑family Pyralididae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Lepidoptera, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lepidoptera — noun moths and butterflies • Syn: ↑order Lepidoptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Lepidoptera — noun moths and butterflies • Syn: ↑Lepidoptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Insecta, ↑class Insecta, ↑Hexapoda, ↑class Hexapoda …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anagasta — noun moth whose larvae are flour moths • Syn: ↑genus Anagasta • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑family Pyra …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cadra — noun a genus of Pyralidae • Syn: ↑genus Cadra • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑family Pyralididae …   Useful english dictionary

  • corn borer — noun 1. larva of the European corn borer moth; a serious pest of maize • Syn: ↑Pyrausta nubilalis • Hypernyms: ↑caterpillar • Member Holonyms: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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