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Definition of the noun Alucitidae

What does Alucitidae mean as a name of something?

Alucitidae is a family of Lepidoptera.

Alucitidae is a family of Alucitoidea.

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Google previewA 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 ...

Google previewA 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, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves and Karst Science (2004)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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, ...

Google previewThe Modern World Dictionary of the English Language ... (1906)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewThe 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.

Google previewThe New American Encyclopedic Dictionary (1906)

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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Scrabble value of A1L1U1C3I1T1I1D2A1E1

The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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