Melolonthidae
Melolonthidae Melolonthidae prop. n. A natural subfamily of beetles, considered a separate family in some classification systems.

Syn: subfamily {Melolonthidae}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Melolonthidae — Mélolonthidae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Melolonthidae — noun considered a separate family in some classification systems • Syn: ↑subfamily Melolonthidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scarabaeidae, ↑family Scarabaeidae • …   Useful english dictionary

  • melolonthidae — mel·o·lon·thi·dae …   English syllables

  • subfamily Melolonthidae — noun considered a separate family in some classification systems • Syn: ↑Melolonthidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scarabaeidae, ↑family Scarabaeidae • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • melolonthid — I. |melə|län(t)thə̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin Melolonthidae : of or relating to the Melolonthidae II. noun ( s) Etymology: N …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Macrodactylus — noun a genus of Melolonthidae • Syn: ↑Macrodactylus • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Melolonthidae, ↑subfamily Melolonthidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Melolontha — noun a genus of Melolonthidae • Syn: ↑Melolontha • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Melolonthidae, ↑subfamily Melolonthidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Macrodactylus — noun a genus of Melolonthidae • Syn: ↑genus Macrodactylus • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Melolonthidae, ↑subfamily Melolonthidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Melolontha — noun a genus of Melolonthidae • Syn: ↑genus Melolontha • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Melolonthidae, ↑subfamily Melolonthidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scarabaeidae — noun scarab or dung beetles • Syn: ↑family Scarabaeidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Lamellicornia, ↑superfamily Lamellicornia • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

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