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Definition of the noun Acroceridae

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Acroceridae is a family of Diptera.

Acroceridae is a kind of Terphis.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Acroceridae. A family of flies (order Diptera). They commonly are known as small- headed flies. >• Flies Acrolepiidae A family of moths (order Lepidoptera). They commonly are 38 Acrididae.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

See Acroceridae. ACROCERIDAE Plural Noun. Bladder Flies; Small-Headed Flies.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1888)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

Acroceridae, Bombyliidcc, Nemcstrinidce, Mydarida, Atilidas, Empida; and Dolichopodidai) ; and 3, the Acroptera, in which the wings are pointed (fam. Lonckopteridce). The Cyclorhapha in like manner are divided into two sub- sections — the ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

Rhagionidae Platypezidae Platystomatidae Psychodidae Snipe tlies Tabanidae Flat-tooted flies Pipunculidae Micropezidae Moth flies or Stilt-legged flies owl midges Horseflies Syrphidae Coelopidae Phlebotomidae Acroceridae Hoverflies ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1910)

A superfamily of dipterous insects including the families Nemestrinidae, Acroceridae, Bombyliidae, Therevidae, and Scenopinidae. obtained from coca leaves and also formed synthetically; its properties are similar to £ of cocaine, but it is far ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Acroceridae (ak-rö-seri-dé), n; pl. [NL., (Acrocera + -idae.]. A family of dipterous insects, belonging to the section or suborder Brachycera, having antennae with few joints, and to the Tetrachata, the division of the Brachycera in which the ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Acroceridae Invertebrate Zoology, a family of two-winged dipteran flies with a very small head and a humpbacked thorax; the larvae are parasites of spiders. Acrochaetiaceae Botany, a family of red algae belonging to the order Nemaliales, ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1847)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

ACRoCERIDAE, ak-kro-se-ri'de, s. (akros, extrem and keros, a horn or antenna, Gr.) A family Dipterous insects, having for its type the gen Acrocera.—Leach. ACRODACTYLUM, ak-kro-dak'te-lum, s. (akros a daktylos, a digit, Gr.) The upper ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New, Original and Exhaustive Work of Reference to All English Words, Their Origin, Development, Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Legitimate Or Customary Use ... by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

It contains seven families-OEstridae, Muscidae, Dolichopidae, Syrphidae, Therevidae, Leptidae, Stratiomydae, Bombyliidae, Anthracidae, Acroceridae, Empidae, Hybotidae, Asilidae, Mydasidae, and Tabanidae. (See these terms; also ...

Google previewThe Modern World Dictionary of the English Language ... (1896)

To which is Added a Compendium of Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific, Religious, and Sociological Names, and a Complete Summary of Human Achievement in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries ...

Dolichopidae, Syrphidae, Therevidae, Leptidae, Stratiomydae, Bombyliidae, Anthracidae, Acroceridae, Ernpidae, Hybotidae, Asilidae, Mydasidae, and Tabanidae. (See these terms; also BRACHYSTOMA, NOTACANTHA, and TANYSTOMA.) ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1909)

Nemestrinidae, Acroceridae, Bombyliidae, Therevidae, and Scenopinidae. Same trophology tro £y trö-fol'ö-ji), n. [Gr. Tooph, nour# - Moyla, (Zéyetv,

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Acroceridae - Eulonchus sp. on Calystegia

Crystal Cave trail, Sequoia National Park, California, USA

Acroceridae larvae are internal parasitoids of spiders.

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Acroceridae - Cyrtus gibbus female

Cyrtus gibbus female trying ovipositing on the vial 2007 Jorge Almeida.

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