genus Pyralis

noun
type genus of the Pyralidae
Syn: ↑Pyralis
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pyralidae, ↑family Pyralidae, ↑Pyralididae, ↑family Pyralididae

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