For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for Chelopteridae or Rhinopteridae?


Definition of the noun Philopteridae

What does Philopteridae mean as a name of something?

Philopteridae is a family of Psocodea.

Philopteridae is a family of Phthiraptera.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Philopteridae

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

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

[ Mallophaga: Philopteridae]. Occurs throughout Australia. See Philopteridae.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Philopteridae (order *Phthiraptera, suborder *Ischnocera) Family of chewing lice which are parasitic on birds of many orders. This family is the largest in the Ischnocera, and its members differ from those of the others in not having an entire ...

Google previewUniversal Dictionary of the English Language (1899)

A New and Original Work Presenting for Convenient Reference the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning, Use, Origin and Development of Every Word in the English Language Together with Condensed Explanations of Fifty Thousand Important Subjects and an Exhaustive Encyclopaedia of All the Arts and Sciences Profusely Illustrated by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

philopteridae—phisnomy Phrenol. : The love of offspring, in the way of natural affection; fondness for children. Its organ is located above the middle of the cerebellum. —löp-têr- : 8. [Mod. Lat. philopP: ; Lat. fem. pl. #: -idae.] Entom.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biology (2009)

by Don Rittner, Timothy Lee McCabe

Mallophaga One of the insect orders, known as chewing lice, with three families, Menoponidae, Philopteridae, and Trichodectidae, and made up of the chewing lice, characterized by flattened, wingless bodies, chewing mouthparts, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pest Management (2002)

by David Pimentel, Ph.D.

Davaineidae Ascaridida: Heterakidae; Enoplida: Trichuridae Parasitiformes: Macronyssidae, Dermanyssidae Parasitiformes: Argasidae Mallophaga: Menoponidae, Philopteridae flubendazole, piperazine flubendazole, piperazine acaricides ...

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

A genus of feathereating lice of the family Philopteridae which infest pigeons and doves. Species includes Coloceras damicorne which may be found in pigeons. colon (anatomy) Large intestine, in which the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Wasps, Ants, Bees and Sawflies Philopteridae A family of chewing lice (order Phthiraptera). They sometimes are called bird lice. >• Chewing and Sucking Lice Philotarsidae A family of psocids (order Psocoptera). >• Bark- Lice, Book- Lice and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Antarctic (2007)

by Beau Riffenburgh

and Ischnocera (family Philopteridae) or chewing lice, with more ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Philopteridae

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

Scrabble value of P3H4I1L1O1P3T1E1R1I1D2A1E1

The value of this 13-letter word is 21 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Share this page


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

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