genus Galleria

noun
a genus of Pyralidae
Syn: ↑Galleria
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑family Pyralididae
Member Meronyms: ↑bee moth, ↑wax moth, ↑Galleria mellonella

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  • Galleria mellonella — Greater Wax Moth Resting adult, side view Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

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

  • Galleria mellonella — noun moth whose larvae live in and feed on bee honeycombs • Syn: ↑bee moth, ↑wax moth • Hypernyms: ↑pyralid, ↑pyralid moth • Member Holonyms: ↑Galleria, ↑genus Galleria …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galleria cereana — Bee Bee (b[=e]), n. [AS. be[ o]; akin to D. bij and bije, Icel. b[=y], Sw. & Dan. bi, OHG. pini, G. biene, and perh. Ir. beach, Lith. bitis, Skr. bha. [root]97.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) An insect of the order {Hymenoptera}, and family {Apid[ae]} (the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • bee moth — noun moth whose larvae live in and feed on bee honeycombs • Syn: ↑wax moth, ↑Galleria mellonella • Hypernyms: ↑pyralid, ↑pyralid moth • Member Holonyms: ↑Galleria, ↑genus Galleria …   Useful english dictionary

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