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Definition of the noun Alucitidae
What does Alucitidae mean as a name of something?
Alucitidae is a family of Lepidoptera.
- synonym: family Alucitidae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Lepidoptera
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Alucitidae is a family of Alucitoidea.
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A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
ALUCITIDAE 55 56 ALULA. Arctiidae]. A species present in Australian Alps (New South Wales), Australia; ATG changes colour from lighter to darker as temperature decreases. ALPINE ZONE A biogeographical concept corresponding to Arctic ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2003)
by Michael Allaby
Alucitidae hydrogen bond α-helix α helix the face of it this seems to reduce the * adaptive value of the altruist. However, by saving offspring at the cost of its own life, the altruist may 'save' more ofits own genes than if the situation were reversed, ...
by John Gunn
of the families Oecophoridae, Plutellinae, Alucitidae, and Noctuidae have been so far reported from African caves, but they cannot be considered troglobitic species. The four reported African species ...
The micrographic dictionary; a guide to the examination of microscopic objects, by J.W. Griffith and A. Henfrey (1856)
by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey
— A genus of Lepidopterous insects, of the family Alucitidae. The species are remarkable from having the wings divided into six lobes or rays which are fringed with long narrow scales, resembling hairs, ...
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 ...
[ALUCITA, ALUCITIDAE.] fis-si-rös-tral, a. rostrum = a beak, and Eng. Pertaining or ...
The Encyclop Dic Dictionary (1901)
A New, and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronounciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
[ ALUCITA, ALUCITIDAE.] fis-si-rös-tral, a. [Lat. fissus = cleft ; rostrum = a beak, and Eng. adj. suff. -al.] Pertaining or belonging to the Fissirostres; having the bill deeply cleft ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
meal-moths, # leaf-rolling moths, Tortricide; ermine moths, ponomeutidae; leaf- mining moths, Tineidae; plume moths, Alucitidae (or Pterophoridae). The timeids include the various small moths injurious to carpets and other woolen fabrics.
An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford
Alucitidae. āl-u-QIt'-1-dae, s. pl. [From the typical genus Alucita (q.v.).] . A family of moths distinguished by having the wings split into a series of feathergo, gem; thin, this; çhin, bench; sin, as; alum-slate like lobes. A few species exist in this ...
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Alucita habrophila Meyrick, 1920 (Alucitidae)
South Africa. Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve.
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