Definition of Family coreidae
1. Noun. Squash bugs and leaf-footed bugs.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Hemiptera, Order Hemiptera
Member holonyms: Coreid, Coreid Bug, Anasa, Genus Anasa, Genus Leptoglossus, Leptoglossus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Coreidae
Literary usage of Family coreidae
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1. Applied Entomology; an Introductory Text-book of Insects in Their Relations by Henry Torsey Fernald (1921)
"family coreidae.—Many of the members of this large family are of considerable size for bugs, some being over an inch long, but their bodies are much more ..."
2. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the by Entomological Section (1901)
"Distant, WL Revision of the Rhyn- chota belonging to the family Coreidae in the Hope Collection at Oxford, 2 pis., 14. Howard, LO On the habits of ..."
3. Introduction to Entomology by James Duncan, Sir William Jardine (1860)
"PLATE XX Fig. 2. Cimex flaveolus, Drury iii. pi. 43, fig. 3. THIS is another member of the family Coreidae which ..."