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Definition of the noun formicidae

What does formicidae mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. ants

Phrases with Formicidae

  1. family formicidae
  2. Beauveria Formicidae

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Google previewReport of the Agricultural Experiment Stastion of the University of California ... (1893)

by California Agricultural Experiment Station

The Formicidae is a large family of ants. Like the other ants, they live in colonies in which are mostly wingless females, but about once a year the winged males and females appear. 258. If the wings have no vein along the front edge, it is one ...

Google previewRambles Among the Insects (1878)

by Samuel Findley

You are right,” answered Uride samuel; “and as the Latin word for ant; is formwa' the ant family is called Formicidae. It is a very large family, and is made up of a great nun: ber of slmies' E3011 Of these species has some peculiarity by which it ...

Google previewArthropod Diversity and Conservation (2007)

by David L. Hawksworth, Alan T. Bull

Formicidae is a very abundant group and although it belongs to the omnivore trophic guild, spiders also ...

Google previewE-Book for Life: the Science of Biology (2013)

by David E. Sadava, H. Craig Heller, Gordon H. Orians, William K. Purves, David M. Hillis

Thus Formicidae is the family that contains (C) Mertensia virginica all ant species, and the family Hominidae contains humans and. (A) Campanula rotundifolia 462 CHAPTER 22 Reconstructing and Using Phylogenies 22.4 How Does ...

Google previewLife (Loose Leaf) (2006)

The Science of Biology by David E. Sadava, Gordon H. Orians, H. Craig Heller, David M. Hillis, William K. Purves

Thus Formicidae is the family that contains all ant species, and the family Hominidae contains humans and our recent fossil relatives, as well as our closest living relatives, the chimpanzees and gorillas. Family names are based on the name of ...

Google previewLife, Vol. II: Evolution, Diversity and Ecology (2006)

(Chs. 1, 21-33, 52-57) by David E. Sadava, H. Craig Heller, Gordon H. Orians, William K. Purves, David M. Hillis

Thus Formicidae is the family that contains all ant species, and the family Hominidae contains humans and our recent fossil relatives, as well as our closest living relatives, the chimpanzees and gorillas. Family names are based on the name of ...

Google previewLife (2008)

The Science of Biology by David E. Sadava

Thus Formicidae is the family that contains all ant species, and the family Hominidae contains humans and our recent fossil relatives, as well as our closest living relatives, the chimpanzees and gorillas. Family names are based on the name of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Formicidae (Formicoidea; ants; order *Hymenoptera, suborder *Apocrita) Family of insects in which the *petiole is composed of one or two narrow segments. All the known species are social. Males and females are usually *alate. After the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

The Formicidae is a huge family comprising thousands of ant species, all of which are social insects, living in colonies that vary hugely in size. Members of an ant colony may be differentiated into castes that specialize in carrying out particular ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)

A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke

FACT FILE Family Formicidae All ants belong to this family, which, according to some estimates, makes up 10 percent of the world's animal biomass. They are all social insects, which could help to account for thetr extraordinary success Nests ...

Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

Formicidae order Hymenoptera, family Formicidae:: xá:ysem. fortune-teller) bluejay, Steller's jay (sacred fortune-teller):: xaxesyūwes or x axe syūwes < xâxe. fortune-teller, seer, person who can see things in the future, female witch:: syôw:e ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology (2013)

by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall

the stinging results in the Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2001)

by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick

[Hymenoptera: Formicidae]: A minor urban pest which appears endemic to Australia, probably Japan, Philippines, and Indonesia, adventive to USA and New Zealand. Common in Australian ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

Empirical formula Specifications Functional use in foods Natural occurrence GRAS status Regulatory notes common name is derived from the family name for ants, Formicidae. This substance also occurs naturally in bees and wasps, and is ...

Google previewA Carib Grammar and Dictionary (2008)

by Henk Courtz

[Allomerus octoarticulatus (Formicidae)] awe /adj/ finished, ready, done awei [SV] [T awain] Inl light [Ahlbr. awei] aweipa [SV] [Pm wijupa] IvXl provide with light, shine on [aweipa- topo 'lamp'] (w)otaweipa Ivml shine on oneself [Ahlbr. aweipa] ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Formicidae Invertebrate Zoology, the ants, a family of social hy- menopteran insects in the superfamily Formicoidea, having characteristic nodelike humps on the first or first two abdominal segments and strongly elbowed (bent) antennae.

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