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Definition of the noun lycosidae

What does lycosidae mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. wolf spiders

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Google previewPlanthoppers (2009)

New Threats to the Sustainability of Intensive Rice Production Systems in Asia by Kong Luen Heong, B. Hardy

Among the predatory spiders, the family Lycosidae is the most known, being commonly abundant in rice ...

Google previewSpiders of India (2009)

by P. A. Sebastian

family lyCoSidae Sundevall 1833 (Wolf spiders) Lycosidae is a worldwide family of ground-living spiders. Most are free living and are the most likely to be encountered in the field. They will be seen running away through the grass as one ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2012)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

Wolf Spiders (Arachnida: Lycosidae) The big-eyed wolf spiders (family Lycosidae ) live on barren landscapes in many parts of the world and are good long- distance dispersers. They would also have been among the earliest colonists on ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Sweetfish - tree snake (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

TARANTULA Classed with the wolf spiders, family Lycosidae, the true. The wild dancing that followed a tarantula bite was said to be part of a general condition known as tarantism, the many symptoms of which also included muscle spasms, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

the family Lycosidae, and now usually merged as Ar., tarasacon, a kind of succory; prob. of chymoses, as indicating death by suffocation: from four to seven pairs of leaflets, bearing purple pea-. Tarannon shale Tarannon shale. See shale2.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

and wolf spiders (Lycosidae) can run across the surface offresh water and may submerge briefly to chase prey or avoid enemies, only one species of spider spends an appreciable portion of its life ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

See LYCOSIDAE. 6. (jumping spiders) See SALTICIDAE. 7. (money spiders) See LINYPHIIDAE. 8. (nurseryweb spiders) See PISAURIDAE . 9. (orbweb spiders) See ARANEIDAE. 10. (purseweb spiders) See ATYPIDAE ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

These spiders are very much larger and more venomous than the largest of the Lycosidae, and in the Southern states of North America the species of wasps that destroy them have been called tarantula hawks. In Queensland one of the ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

A large wolfspider of southern Europe, Lycosa tarantula or Tarantula apuliae, whose bite was fabled to cause tarantism; hence, any similar spider of the family Lycosidae (which see), the species of which are numerous. See also cuts in next ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Palms (2017)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (2 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Lycosa ceratiola (Araneae, Araneomorphae, Lycosidae) and the ant Paratrechina longicornis (Formica gracilescens, Formica longicornis, Formica vagans, Paratrechina currens, Prenolepis longicornis, Prenolepis (Nylanderia) longicornis, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

LYCOSIDAE Plural Noun. Wolf Spiders. Moderate to large-sized, drab-coloured spiders. Wolf spiders 10–40 mm long; body oval-elongate and vary in colour from grey-black to dark brown and red-brown. A 'Union Jack' pattern often evident on ...

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Scrabble value of L1Y4C3O1S1I1D2A1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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