For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for Chrysomelinae?
Header of Chrysomelidae


Video footage: Leaf beetles (Chrysomelidae) defoilating a Gunnera plant
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun chrysomelidae

What does chrysomelidae mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. leaf beetles

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Chrysomelidae

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewResearch on Chrysomelidae 4 (2013)

by Pierre Jolivet, Jorge Santiago-Blay, Michael Schmitt

The family Chrysomelidae is the most species rich lineage of Coleoptera with nearly 40,000 described species. All species feed on plants, and most of the species are specialists on a certain host (Jolivet and Hawkeswood 1997). Diabroticina ...

Google previewAustralian Freshwater Life (1980)

The Invertebrates of Australian Inland Waters by William David Williams

Family Chrysomelidae The Chrysomelidae is a very large family of beetles almost entirely of terrestrial habit. Representatives of the subfamily Donaciinae, however, have aquatic larvae and are of some interest in that they tap submerged ...

Google previewArthropod Diversity and Conservation (2007)

by David L. Hawksworth, Alan T. Bull

Introduction The family Chrysomelidae is a highly diverse phytophagous group which represents an important proportion of the Coleoptera, and thus the whole diversity of terrestrial communities. Estimations for Iberian and world Coleoptera ...

Google previewAn introduction to entomology (1997)

by P D Srivastava, R.P. Singh

species while the family Chrysomelidae is the close second numbering over 26.000 species (Imms. 1965) . Metcalf and ...

Google previewBulletin (1896)

One of the commonest and widespread species of the leaf-feeding Chrysomelidae is the little globose beetle now known as Nodomota puncti. collis Say (fig. 39).

Google previewAmerican Insects (1908)

by Vernon Lyman Kellogg

The other principal tetramerous family besides the Chrysomelidae is the Cerambycidae, or family of long-horn wood-boring beetles: "long horn"; ...

Google previewAn Introduction to the Aquatic Insects of North America (1996)

by Richard W. Merritt, Kenneth W. Cummins

Optioservus Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles) The Chrysomelidae is a large family of more than 14,000 species, but only a few genera have aquatic species.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2001)

by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick

See Chrysomelidae. Cf. Grape Rootworm. WESTERN GRASSDART Taractrocera papyria agraulia (Hewitson) [Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae] (Australia). WESTERN HARVESTER-ANT Pogonomyrmex occidentalis (Cresson) [ Hymenoptera: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pest Management (2002)

by David Pimentel, Ph.D.

Frankliniella, Taeniothrips Cpl Banded cucumber beetles Coleoptera- Chrysomelidae Diabrotica Cp2 Lily leaf beetles Coleoptera-Chrysomelidae Lilioceris Cp3 Beetles and black vine weevils Coleoptera-Curculionidae Otiorhynchus Cp4 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology and Environmental Management (2009)

The Colorado potato beetle, Leptz'norarsa decemlineata (Chrysomelidae), feeds voraciously and no pesticides have effectively controlled it. This beetle has ultimately caused the cessation of commercial potato farming in many places ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

Several groups have independently evolved the obtect condition; among them staphylinine Staphylinidae, Ptiliidae, and Coccinellidae, and the hispine Chrysomelidae. If the pupa rests concealed in a pupal chamber, it lies on its dorsum ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

Using a generational time-step model to simulate dynamics of adaptation to transgenic corn and crop rotation by western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Journal of Economic Entomology ...

Google previewThe Universal English Dictionary (1869)

Comprising the Etymology, Definition, and Pronunciation of All Known Words in the Language, as Well as Technical Terms Used in Art, Science, Literature, Commerce, and Law by John Craig, P. Austin Nuttall

A genus of Coleopterous insects: Family, Chrysomelidae. PRAsoPHYLLUM, pra-so-fillum, s. (prason, a leek, and phyllon, a leaf, Gr.) A genus of plants: Order, Orchidaceae. PRATE ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)

by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)


Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Chrysomelidae

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Chrysomelidae

Click on an item to view that photo:


If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of Beetle with a Green leaf background. Family : Chrysomelidae, Subfamily : EumolpinaeSmall photo of Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae) isolated on a black background.Small photo of Dung beetle or Oreina sp. Coleoptera (Chrysomelidae) BeetleSmall photo of Dung beetle or Oreina sp. Coleoptera (Chrysomelidae) BeetleSmall photo of Dung beetle or Oreina sp. Coleoptera (Chrysomelidae) BeetleSmall photo of A pair of female and male orange black leaf beetle (Arthropoda: Insecta: Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Chrysomelinae: Phyllocharis undulata) mating making love on a grass isolated with black backgroundSmall photo of Orange beetle (Chrysomelidae) on a leaf at the Donnelly Preserve in South Windsor, Connecticut. More...

Scrabble value of C3H4R1Y4S1O1M3E1L1I1D2A1E1

The value of this 13-letter word is 24 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.


What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of Chrysomelidae!

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of Chrysomelidae to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary