genus Anagasta

noun
moth whose larvae are flour moths
Syn: ↑Anagasta
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑family Pyralididae
Member Meronyms: ↑Mediterranean flour moth, ↑Anagasta kuehniella

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  • Anagasta — n. 1. 1 a genus of moths whose larvae are flour moths. Syn: genus {Anagasta}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • Anagasta kuehniella — noun small moth whose larvae damage stored grain and flour • Syn: ↑Mediterranean flour moth • Hypernyms: ↑pyralid, ↑pyralid moth • Member Holonyms: ↑Anagasta, ↑genus Anagasta …   Useful english dictionary

  • arthropod genus — noun a genus of arthropods • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Phalangium, ↑genus Phalangium, ↑Chelifer, ↑genus Chelifer, ↑Mastigoproctus, ↑genus Mastigoproctus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mediterranean Flour Moth — Conservation status Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Mediterranean flour moth — noun small moth whose larvae damage stored grain and flour • Syn: ↑Anagasta kuehniella • Hypernyms: ↑pyralid, ↑pyralid moth • Member Holonyms: ↑Anagasta, ↑genus Anagasta * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

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

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