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Definition of the noun Hesperiidae

What does Hesperiidae mean as a name of something?

Hesperiidae is a family of Lepidoptera.

Hesperiidae is a genus of unclassified Hesperiidae.

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Google previewPhysiological Plant Ecology III (2013)

Responses to the Chemical and Biological Environment by O. L. Lange, P. S. Nobel, C. B. Osmond, H. Ziegler

The lepidopteran family Hesperiidae is an obvious exception. Small mammals and birds also are major predators on the seeds of plants in the Pinophyta and Magnoliopsidea, as well as plants in the Poaceae. Similarly, roots of members of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Skipper Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) JOHN B. HEPPNER Florida State Collection of Arthropods, Gainesville, PL, USA Skipper butterflies, family Hesperiidae, include about 4,100 species from all faunal regions; most are Neotropical, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

[Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae]. Endemic to eastern Indonesia, New Guinea and Australia (Qld, NT, NSW, WA). Wingspan ca 2 cm; upper side of wings dark brown with yellow bands across wing.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1898)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

Papilionidae, Nymphalidae, Erycinidae, Lycaenidae, and Hesperiidae. Some split the division into two, according as the pupa is suspended by ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Of or pertaining to the hesperians; having the characters of the family Hesperiidae.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pennsylvania Biography (1914)

Illustrated by John Woolf Jordan, Thomas Lynch Montgomery, Ernest Spofford, Frederic Antes Godcharies

"A Preliminary Revision and Synonymic Catalogue of the Hesperiidae ...

Google previewNelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)

Everybody's Book of Reference ...

Hesperiidae, or skippers, includes insects very different from other butterflies, both in structure and habits. The adults have in many cases a very rapid but jerky, method of flight, and ...

Google previewA Biographical Dictionary of Contributors to the Natural History of the Free State and Lesotho (2008)

by Rodney Moffett

and moths (Hesperiidae, Sphingidae, Saturniidae) – recorded from the Kingdom of Lesotho, southern Africa. Metamorphosis 8: 109-130. The publication includes ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

See HESPERIIDAE. Skomer vole See RACE. skuas See CHARADRIIFORMES; STERCORARIIDAE. skull See CRANIUM. skunk (Mephitis) See MEPHITIDAE. skunk bear (carcajou, glutton, wolverine; Gulo gulo) See MUSTELIDAE. slantfaced ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Islands (2009)

by Rosemary G. Gillespie, D. A. Clague

for butterflies (sensu stricto, excluding Hesperiidae) is 5 of 387 species (1.3%) , and none of the 42 known species of freshwater fishes is endemic. In line with this trend, no family of plants or animals with strong rep- FIGURE 2 Like much of ...

Google previewLexicon of Plant Pests and Diseases (2013)

by Manuel Merino-Rodríguez

de Wurzelbohrer 428 Hepialus питии еп ghost moth, large swift, otter moth fr hêpiale du houblon el hepialido del ldpolo it epiale del luppolo de Hopfenspinner 429 Hesperiidae en common skippers fr hesperiidés el hespéridos it esperidi de ...

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