Definition of Gracilariid

1. Noun. Small dull or metallic-colored tineoid moths whose larvae mine in plant leaves.

Exact synonyms: Gracilariid Moth
Generic synonyms: Tineoid, Tineoid Moth



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gracilariid

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gracilariid (current term)
gracilariid moth
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gracile fasciculus
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gracile nucleus
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gracileness
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Literary usage of Gracilariid

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1. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington by Entomological Society of Washington (1914)
"... it passes the first two instars during both of which it is of the flat specialized gracilariid type (pi. 2, fig. 5), whitish, without legs, ..."

2. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia by Royal Society of South Australia (1896)
"I have endeavored to give a complete list of all the species known to occur in the district of Moreton Bay. gracilariid. ..."

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