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Definition of the noun adelgidae
What does adelgidae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- plant lice
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Adelgidae: family Adelgidae
- more generic term: arthropod family = any of the arthropods
- member of: Aphidoidea / superfamily Aphidoidea = plant lice
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Evolution of the Insects (2005)
by David Grimaldi, Michael S. Engel
Adelgidae is a small Holarctic family of eight genera and about 50 species that may be the sister group of all other aphids, though some molecular evidence indicates that this position may be held by Phylloxeridae (Cook etal., 2002).
How to Know the Insects (2016)
by CTI Reviews
The Adelgidae is a small family of the Homoptera closely related to the aphids, and often traditionally included in the Aphidoidea with the Phylloxeridae. Adelgids are often known as 'woolly conifer aphids'. The family is composed of species ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
Adelgidae (adelgids), and Phyl- loxeridae (phylloxerans). Paleontology and phylog- eny are two sources of information ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2001)
by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick
[Hemiptera: Adelgidae]. PINE BARKANOBHD Ernobius mollis (Linnaeus) [Coleoptera: Anobiidae]: In Australia, a pest of untreated exotic pine; sometimes superficial damage to outer sapwood, does ...
Encyclopedia of Insects (2009)
by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé
Evolution and Classification The Aphidoidea contains three families: Phylloxeridae, Adelgidae, and Aphididae. Strictly speaking, the common name of the entire group should be “aphidoids,” but “aphids” is used almost universally as a ...
by Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino
(Homoptera: Adelgidae), a frequent pest or conifers.
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
A family (Adelgidae) of bugs (Homoptera) that are ...
From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn
Also known as: Woolly Scientific name: Adelges tsugae Order: Homoptera Family: Adelgidae Native Range. Hemlock woolly adelgids are native to Asia. They are known to be from Japan, Taiwan, southwestern ...
A Dictionary of Ecology (2015)
by Michael Allaby
See ADELGIDAE. SPS See GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM. spur A ridge that descends towards a valley floor from the higher ground above. It may be due to an outcrop of resistant rock, or it may develop on the concave side of a winding ...
by Katherine Dunster
gall aphid An aphid, commonly in the genera Adelges or Pineus ( Adelgidae), that induces galls in the host tissue, twig die-back, and defoliation, ...
Role of winds, birds, deer, and humans in the dispersal of hemlock woolly adelgid ( Homoptera: Adelgidae). Environmental Entomology 19, 36–43. McCulloch, G.A., Wallis ...
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Scrabble value of A1D2E1L1G2I1D2A1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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