What is another word for bruchidae?

3 synonyms found


[ bɹˈʌt͡ʃɪdˌiː], [ bɹˈʌt‍ʃɪdˌiː], [ b_ɹ_ˈʌ_tʃ_ɪ_d_ˌiː]

Bruchidae is a family of beetles that mainly feed on legumes like beans, peas, and lentils. Synonyms for this word can help improve our vocabulary and understanding of these fascinating creatures. Some synonyms for Bruchidae include bean beetle, seed beetle, and pulse beetle. Another synonym is the cowpea weevil, which is a species of Bruchidae found in Africa, Asia, and South America. Other common synonyms include the Mexican bean beetle and the southern cowpea beetle. Learning synonyms for the word Bruchidae can help entomologists and farmers better identify and manage these pests to prevent damage to crops.

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How to use "Bruchidae" in context?

Bruchidae is a family of soft-bodied, parasitic insects that feed mainly on other insects. Adult bruchid flies are small and black, while the larvae are brightly coloured and hairy. Many bruchid species are parasites of other insects, but some, such as the clothes moth, are pests of materials such as wool and cotton.

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