family Lygaeidae

noun
lygaeid bugs
Syn: ↑Lygaeidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Hemiptera, ↑order Hemiptera
Member Meronyms: ↑lygaeid, ↑lygaeid bug, ↑Blissus, ↑genus Blissus

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