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Definition of the noun Apocephalus

What does Apocephalus mean as a name of something?

Apocephalus is a genus of Phoridae, described by Coquillett in 1901.

Apocephalus is a genus of Phoridae.

Phrases with Apocephalus

  1. Apocephalus Altus
  2. Apocephalus Facis
  3. Apocephalus Limai
  4. Apocephalus Niger
  5. Apocephalus Secus
  6. Apocephalus analis
  7. Apocephalus aridus
  8. Apocephalus Atavus
  9. Apocephalus coecum
  10. Apocephalus Curtus
  11. Apocephalus Flexus
  12. Apocephalus Hibbsi
  13. Apocephalus Kungae
  14. Apocephalus Laceyi
  15. Apocephalus Medius
  16. Apocephalus Neivai
  17. Apocephalus Niveus
  18. Apocephalus Onorei
  19. Apocephalus Opimus
  20. genus Apocephalus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Apocephalus

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

Apocephalus, Melaloncha). Some species are currently targeted as ...

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

Apocephalus (insect parasitology) A genus of the insect order Diptera in the group Phoridae, a parasite to adults of the ants Acromyrmex, Atta, Azteca, Camponotus, Eciton, Formica, Iridomyrmex, Labidus, Nomamyrmex, Paraponera, Pheidole ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Apocephalus paraponerae is a parasitic fly that attacks the ant Paraponera clavata. Females ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1910)

Ant-decapitating fly, a phorid fly, Apocephalus pergandei, which lays its egg on the neck of the black carpenter-ant, ...!!!". pennsylvanicus. The larva penetrates the head of the ant which eventually becomes separated from the body.— Big- eyed ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

flyz, n-——Ant-docapitating fly, a phorid fly, Apocephalus pagandn', winch lays iis egg on the neck oi the black carpenter-ant, Cam wins pennqdvnnimw. The larva ...

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Scrabble value of A1P3O1C3E1P3H4A1L1U1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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