What is another word for hymenoptera?

Pronunciation: [hˈa͡ɪmənˌɒptəɹə] (IPA)

Hymenoptera is a very specific and scientific term that describes a large order of flying insects that include bees, wasps, ants and similar insects. These insects are known for their unique structure and behaviors, making them very interesting to study for both scientists and insect enthusiasts alike. While "Hymenoptera" may be the preferred term, there are many synonyms that are often used, including suborder Symphyta, family Apoidea and subfamily Formicidae, among others. By using these synonyms, it's easier to refer to Hymenoptera in different ways and to make the study of these fascinating insects more accessible to a wider audience.

Synonyms for Hymenoptera:

What are the hypernyms for Hymenoptera?

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

    Animalia (Animals), Arthropoda (Arthropods), Eukaryota (eukaryotes), Hexapoda (six-legged insects), Insecta (Insects).

What are the hyponyms for Hymenoptera?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the holonyms for Hymenoptera?

Holonyms are words that denote a whole whose part is denoted by another word.

What are the meronyms for Hymenoptera?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.

Usage examples for Hymenoptera

The species belonging to the order hymenoptera are among the most interesting of insects.
"On the Origin and Metamorphoses of Insects"
Sir John Lubbock
The species of hymenoptera are very numerous; in this country alone there are about 3,000 kinds, most of which are very small.
"On the Origin and Metamorphoses of Insects"
Sir John Lubbock
But of all the hymenoptera, the group containing the ant, the bee, and the wasp is the most interesting.
"On the Origin and Metamorphoses of Insects"
Sir John Lubbock

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