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Definition of the noun Perlidae

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Perlidae is a family of Plecoptera.

Perlidae is an order.

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Google previewEntomology (2005)

by Cedric Gillott

Perlidae is the largest family in the order with some 350 species. Though primarily a holarctic-oriental group, the family has representatives in South America and FIGURE 7.2. Plecoptera. (A) Pteronarcys californica ( Pteronarcyidae) adult; ...

Google previewFreshwater Animal Diversity Assessment (2008)

by E.V. Balian, C. Lévêque, H. Segers, K. Martens

Only two families of Arctoperlaria are found in this region , Perlidae and Notonemouridae. Perlidae is the most diverse family (277 species) , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

The systellognathan families Perlidae and Peltoperlidae have very few species in arctic and subarctic streams. The suborder Antarctoperlaria, as the name implies, is restricted in distribution to the Southern Hemisphere. In some areas ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

Figure 2Calineuria californica (Perlidae) nymph. Note tuftof filamentousgills onthorax. Photo byS.W. Szczytko. Figure 3Perlesta sp.(Perlidae) nymph. Note dark, triangular wingpadsthat signify emergence.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Dragonflies and Damselflies ' Common Stoneflies Members of the stonefly family Perlidae (order Plecoptera). >• Stoneflies ovary ovariole calyx lateral oviduct spermatheca accessory gland median oviduct Common Stoneflies 1013.

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

genus of pseudoneuropterous insects, of family Perlidae.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

Protoperlidae (pró-to-pér'li-dé), [NL., & Gr. Thöroc, first, + NL. Perlidae.] A family name proposed by Brongniart for certain fossil insects, related to the Perlidae, found in the Carboniferous strata of Commentry, France. to llin (pró-tó-fil 'in), n.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sport and Games (1911)

by Charles Howard Suffolk and Berkshire (Earl.)

The Perlidae or stone flies. V. The Tipulidze or saw flies. VI. The Cecropidae, comprising only the Froghopper. VII. The Empidze, comprising only the Early Black Gnat. VIII. The Tenthredinidm, comprising only the Great Dark Drone. IX.

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary (1903)

An Original Work of Reference to the Words in the English Language, Giving a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use

As adj : Pertaining to, connected with, or characteristic of the genus Perla, or the family Perlidae ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

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

STONE-FLY, the name given to medium-sized, neuropterous insects of the family Perlidae with long flexible antennae, wide thoracic sterna and with the wings resembling, as regards size, shape and the fan-like folding of the posterior pair, ...

Google previewThe Treasury of Natural History: Or, A Popular Dictionary of Animated Nature (1849)

... to which are Added, a Syllabus of Practical Taxidermy, and a Glossarial Appendix by Samuel Maunder

PERLIDAE. . A family of Neuropterous insects, comprising a few species of moderate size; distinguished by the large size of the posterior pair of wings; the body oblong, depressed, and of equal breadth throughout; the prothorax large, flat,.

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Scrabble value of P3E1R1L1I1D2A1E1

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