What is another word for Family Anobiidae?

Pronunciation: [fˈamɪli anˈə͡ʊbɪˌɪdiː] (IPA)

Family Anobiidae is a diverse group of beetles commonly known as wood-boring or powderpost beetles. They belong to the superfamily Bostrichoidea and are characterized by their small size, cylindrical or elongated body shape, and ability to infest and damage wood. Synonyms for Anobiidae include Anobidae, Anobium, Ptilinus, Psammoecus, Stegobium, and Xestobium. These beetles can cause significant damage to wooden structures, furniture, and objects, so it's important to take preventive measures such as using treated wood or properly storing wooden items to avoid infestations. Identifying and addressing infestations early can also help minimize damage and control the spread of these pests.

Synonyms for Family anobiidae:

What are the hypernyms for Family anobiidae?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    Animalia (kingdom of organisms), Arthropoda (phylum of invertebrates), Coleoptera (order of insects), Insecta (class of arthropods).

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