Definition of Family pyralididae
1. Noun. Bee moths; corn borers; flour moths.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Lepidoptera, Order Lepidoptera
Member holonyms: Pyralid, Pyralid Moth, Genus Pyralis, Pyralis, Galleria, Genus Galleria, Genus Pyrausta, Pyrausta, Anagasta, Genus Anagasta, Ephestia, Genus Ephestia, Cadra, Genus Cadra, Corn Borer, Pyrausta Nubilalis
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Pyralididae
Literary usage of Family pyralididae
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1. A Classification of the Lepidoptera Based on Characters of the Pupa by Edna Mosher (1915)
"Family PYRALIDIDAE This family (Figs. 74, 75, 76) includes a number of subfamilies, of which only six arc discussed here. The epicranial suture is present ..."