Definition of Anabrus
1. Noun. A genus of Tettigoniidae.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Tettigoniidae, Tettigoniidae
Member holonyms: Anabrus Simplex, Mormon Cricket
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anabrus
Literary usage of Anabrus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Insect Book: A Popular Account of the Bees, Wasps, Ants, Grasshoppers by Leland Ossian Howard (1901)
"Anabrus simplex. (After Riley.) grassy pasture lands or fields, lives in burrows under the ground, issues sometimes in the day, but more usually at night to ..."
2. Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the by Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.), United States General Land Office, United States Dept. of the Interior (1877)
"1 extract the following remarks on the geographical range and habits of the species of Anabrus from Professor Thomas's report in ..."
3. Bibliography of the More Important Contributions to American Economic Entomology by United States Bureau of Entomology, Nathan Banks, Samuel Henshaw (1889)
"... 167-168—Geographical distribution of the species of Anabrus, ... 172-174; the abdomen, 174-175—Internal anatomy of Anabrus purpurascens, 175; ..."