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Definition of the noun tingidae
What does tingidae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- lace bugs
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Tingidae: family Tingidae
- more generic term: arthropod family = any of the arthropods
- member of: Hemiptera / order Hemiptera = plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs
- member: lace bug = small bug having body and wings covered with a lacy network of raised lines
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tingidae
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A Dictionary of Entomology (2001)
by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick
Teleonemia elata Drake [Hemiptera: Tingidae]: Endemic to Brazil; nymphs and adults suck leaf juices of Lantana. 2. Teleonemia scrupulosa Stål [Hemiptera: Tingidae]: Endemic to Central America; introduced into many countries for biocontrol ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2003)
by Michael Allaby
Tingidae (lacebugs; order *Hemiptera, suborder *Heteroptera) Family of plantfeeding bugs in which the *pronotum and fore wings are covered with raised reticulations, often forming fantastic and intricate shapes. Some species cause galls to ...
by Douglas M. Considine
Lace bug ( family Tingidae); and (b) bedbug (family Cimicidae). (USDA diagrams). Upper Ordovician beds. For major families of bugs, see Hemiptera. BULB (Plant). A thick short ...
Tingidae (tin'ji-dé), m. pl. [ NL.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Tingidae (tin'ji-dé), n. pl. [NL. (Westwood, 1840) ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1910)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information
In the curious little Tingidae, whose integuments exhibit a pattern of network-like ridges, the feet are two-segmented and the scutclum is hidden by the pronotum. The Aradidae have two ...
The Century Dictionary (1895)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
Tingidae (tin'ji-dé), m. pl. Tingis (tin'jis), n. T Tingitidae freq. tinnitare (X F. tinter), ring, tinkle. Cf. chink, clink...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
Tingidae (tin'ji-dé), m. pl. [NL. (Westwood, 1840), ( Tingis ---idae.] ...
metimes elevated to the rank of a family Tingidae. tin -gis, s. [Etym. doubtful.] Entom.: The typical genus of Tinginae (q.v.).
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