Definition of Family hemerobiidae
1. Noun. Brown lacewings.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Neuroptera, Order Neuroptera
Member holonyms: Aphid Lion, Aphis Lion, Brown Lacewing, Hemerobiid, Hemerobiid Fly
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Hemerobiidae
Literary usage of Family hemerobiidae
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1. Biological Control of Insects and Mites: An Introduction to Beneficial by Daniel L. Mahr, Nino M. Ridgway (1993)
"A brown lacewing, family Hemerobiidae. Order Diptera Flies, gnats, midges, and others FAMILIES Cecidomyiidae (gall midges) Syrphidae (hover flies) ..."
2. Fresh-water Biology by Henry Baldwin Ward, George Chandler Whipple (1918)
"Family HEMEROBIIDAE (see page 934) of . . Neuroptera. 11 10) With biting mouth parts 12 12 (15) With a pair of prolegs on the last segment only (except in ..."
3. Bibliotheca Zoologica by Julius Victor Carus, Wilhelm Engelmann (1889)
"268—270. belonging to the family Hemerobiidae. (With 1 PI.) in: Journ. of Entomology. Vol.2. (1806.) no. 9. 1863. p. 111—116. ..."