Myrmeleontidae

noun
antlions
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Neuroptera, ↑order Neuroptera
Member Meronyms: ↑Myrmeleon, ↑genus Myrmeleon

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\\-ntə-\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Myrmeleont-, Myrmeleon, type genus + -idae
: a family of insects (order Neuroptera) comprising the ant lions

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Myrmeleontidae — prop. n. A natural family of the order {Neuroptera}, including the antlions. Syn: family {Myrmeleontidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myrmeleontidae —   Myrmeleontidae Myrmeleontidae …   Wikipedia Español

  • Myrmeleontidae — Fourmilion …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Myrmeleontidae — Ameisenjungfern Geflecktflüglige Ameisenjungfer (Euroleon nostras) Systematik Klasse: Insekten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Myrmeleontidae — …   Википедия

  • myrmeleontidae — myr·me·le·ont·i·dae …   English syllables

  • family Myrmeleontidae — noun antlions • Syn: ↑Myrmeleontidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Neuroptera, ↑order Neuroptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fourmi-lion — Myrmeleontidae Fourmilion …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fourmilion — Myrmeleontidae Fourmilion …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fourmilions — Myrmeleontidae Fourmilion …   Wikipédia en Français

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