family Andrenidae

noun
a large family of solitary short-tongued bees most of which burrow in the ground
Syn: ↑Andrenidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Apoidea, ↑superfamily Apoidea
Member Meronyms: ↑genus Andrena

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  • Andrenidae — n. 1. 1 a large family of solitary short tongued bees most of which burrow in the ground. Syn: family {Andrenidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Andrenidae — Taxobox name = Andrenidae regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera subordo = Apocrita superfamilia = Apoidea familia = Andrenidae subdivision ranks = Subfamilies subdivision = Alocandreninae Andreninae Oxaeinae… …   Wikipedia

  • Andrenidae — noun a large family of solitary short tongued bees most of which burrow in the ground • Syn: ↑family Andrenidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Apoidea, ↑superfamily Apoidea • M …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • Andrena — Taxobox name = Andrena regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera familia = Andrenidae subfamilia = Andreninae genus = Andrena genus authority = Fabricius, 1775 subdivision ranks = Subgenera subdivision = * A.… …   Wikipedia

  • Apoidea — noun bees • Syn: ↑superfamily Apoidea • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Hymenoptera, ↑order Hymenoptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • superfamily Apoidea — noun bees • Syn: ↑Apoidea • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Hymenoptera, ↑order Hymenoptera • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oxaeinae — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • Apocrita — Taxobox name = Apocrita image width = 250px image caption = Andrena sp. regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera subordo = Apocrita subdivision ranks = Superfamilies subdivision = * Aculeata ** Superfamily… …   Wikipedia

  • List of bees, wasps and ants of Great Britain — NOTOC The following is a list of the Aculeate Hymenoptera species (bees, wasps and ants) recorded from Britain. Family Dryinidae Family Embolemidae Family Bethylidae Family Chrysididae Family Tiphiidae Family Mutillidae Family Scoliidae Family… …   Wikipedia

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