Definition of Family Noctuidae
1. Noun. Cutworms; armyworms.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Lepidoptera, Order Lepidoptera
Member holonyms: Noctuid, Noctuid Moth, Owlet Moth, Cutworm, Genus Noctua, Noctua, Catacala, Genus Catacala, Cerapteryx, Genus Cerapteryx, Genus Heliothis, Heliothis, Chorizagrotis, Genus Chorizagrotis, Genus Pseudaletia, Pseudaletia, Genus Spodoptera, Spodoptera, Corn Earworm, Cotton Bollworm, Heliothis Zia, Tobacco Budworm, Tomato Fruitworm, Vetchworm
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Noctuidae
Literary usage of Family Noctuidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Insect Pests of Farm, Garden and Orchard by Ezra Dwight Sanderson (1921)
"family Noctuidae. See Farmers, Bulletin No. 982, US Dept. ... family Noctuidae. See JR Parker Jour. Econ. Ent, Vol. 8, No. 2, 1915. ..."
2. Bibliography of Arizona: Being the Record of Literature Collected by Joseph by Hector Alliot, Joseph Amasa Munk (1914)
".Mss. SMITH, John B. Contribution toward a monograph of the insects of the lepidopterous family noctuidae of boreal North America—A revision of the deltoid ..."
3. Catalogue of the Michigan State Library: United States Documents, State by Michigan State Library (1898)
"48, Smith, JB, Contributions toward a monograph of the insects of the lepidopterous family noctuidae of Boreal North America, a revision of the deltoid ..."
4. Finding List of the Books in Scienceby Virginia State Library by Virginia State Library (1911)
"... family Noctuidae of temperate North America. Revision of the species of the genus Agrotis. 1890. (no. 38) 1268 Contributions toward a monograph of the ..."
5. Applied Entomology; an Introductory Text-book of Insects in Their Relations by Henry Torsey Fernald (1921)
"The size of the family Noctuidae and the abundance of its members in all parts of the country, as well as the various methods of feeding present in the ..."
6. The Canadian Naturalist and Geologist by Natural History Society of Montreal (1861)
"... these are most distinct on the under side of the hind wings. Length of the body 4J lines ; of the wings 14 lines." Walker, MSS Family, Noctuidae, Guen. ..."