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Definition of the noun Phoridae

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Phoridae is a family of Diptera.

Phoridae is a family of Diptera.

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Google previewThe Illustrated Doctors Dictionary (2011)

A medical dictionary written by a doctor for doctors, now illustrated by Joseph C Segen

with fire Phoridae is a family of small, humpbacked flies, ...

Google previewThe Historical Development of Diptera (1974)

by Boris B. Rohdendorf, Brian Hocking, Harold Oldroyd, George E. Ball

All the families are closely connected with one another, forming a single phylogenetic complex; the Phoridae is the largest group and has served as the source of two other families of parasitic Diptera, the Aenigmatiidae and Thaumatoxenidae, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

HUMPBACKED FLY Megaselia aletiae [Diptera: Phoridae]: A Species widespread in USA. Adults 3–5 mm long, body predominantly yellow, eyes dark; Thorax reddish and Abdomen darker with yellow bands. Eggs deposited on caterpillar host ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

Phoridae. (scuttle. flies). This family iscalled scuttleflies because oftheway the adults move across a surface ifdisturbed. They are extremely small flies, which colonize ...

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

A genus of the insect order Diptera in the group Phoridae, a parasite to adults of the ants Acromyrmex, Atta, Azteca, Camponotus, Eciton, Formica, Iridomyrmex, Labidus, Nomamyrmex, Paraponera, Pheidole ...

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


Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Change (2013)

Three Volume Set by John A Matthews

Population spread of the introduced red imported fire ant parasitoid, Pseudaceteon tricuspis Borgmeler (Diptera: Phoridae), in Louisiana.

Google previewThe Doctors' Dictionary, 2nd edition (2011)

A medical dictionary written by a doctor for doctors by Joseph C Segen

with fire Phoridae ...

Google previewFoods and Food Production Encyclopedia (2012)

by Douglas M. Considine

Bot-flies Ortalidae Ortalid flies Phoridae Humpbacked flies Psychodidae Moth flies and sand ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Phoridae (scuttle flies; order *Diptera, suborder *Cyclorrapha) Family of small or minute, greyblack or yellowish flies which run actively and have a curious, humped appearance. The antennae seem to comprise one large segment, but this ...

Google previewLexicon of Plant Pests and Diseases (2013)

by Manuel Merino-Rodríguez

en Seed-corn maggot fr mouche grise des semis el mosca del fríjol it mosca dei fagioli de Bohnenfliege, Kammschienen-Wurzelfliege 857 Phoridae en humpbacked ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

some Mycetophilidae, Tipulidae, Phoridae, and Hippoboscidae), adults usually are winged and active fliers. Depending on the group, adults can ...

Google previewDictionary of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Nematology (1998)

by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava

Phoridae: Humb backed flies; A family of small black flies with a humped thorax and distinctive wing venation. They rarely fly but run about on flowers and foliage or on wall, sand, windows.

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Scrabble value of P3H4O1R1I1D2A1E1

The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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