family Sialidae

noun
an arthropod family including: alderflies
Syn: ↑Sialidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Megaloptera, ↑suborder Megaloptera
Member Meronyms: ↑Sialis, ↑genus Sialis

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  • Sialidae — ? Sialidae Вислокрылка Sialis lutaria …   Википедия

  • Sialidae — noun an arthropod family including: alderflies • Syn: ↑family Sialidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Megaloptera, ↑suborder Megaloptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sialidae — n. family of arthropods which includes the alderflies …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arthropod family — noun any of the arthropods • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Phalangiidae, ↑family Phalangiidae, ↑Argiopidae, ↑family Argiopidae, ↑orb weaver, ↑Theridiidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • neuropteran — /noo rop teuhr euhn, nyoo /, adj. 1. neuropterous. n. 2. Also, neuropteron. a neuropterous insect. [1835 45; < NL Neuropter(a), neut. pl. of neuropterus (see NEUROPTEROUS) + AN] * * * ▪ insect Introduction       any of a group of insects commonly …   Universalium

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

  • sialid — /suy euh lid/, n. 1. any neuropterous insect of the family Sialidae, comprising the alderflies. adj. 2. belonging or pertaining to the family Sialidae. [ < NL Sialidae name of the family, equiv. to Sialid , s. of Sialis a genus (Gk sialís a kind… …   Universalium

  • Alderfly — Taxobox name = Alderflies image width = 240px image caption = Adult Sialis lutaria regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda subphylum = Hexapoda classis = Insecta subclassis = Pterygota infraclassis = Neoptera superordo = Endopterygota or… …   Wikipedia

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

  • Megaloptera — noun in some classifications considered a separate order: alderflies; dobsonflies; snake flies • Syn: ↑suborder Megaloptera • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Neuroptera, ↑order Neuroptera …   Useful english dictionary

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