What is another word for muscidae?

3 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ mˈʌsɪdˌiː], [ mˈʌsɪdˌiː], [ m_ˈʌ_s_ɪ_d_ˌiː]

Muscidae is a family of flies that are commonly found in various parts of the world. These flies are known for their small size and robust body structure. In different parts of the world, Muscidae is known by different names like house flies, filth flies, and garbage flies. These names are used interchangeably to refer to the same species of flies. While they may have different names, they all have one thing in common: their attraction to filth and decaying matter. Some other synonyms for Muscidae include dipterans, calyptrates, cyclorrhapha, and acalyptrates. Whatever the name used to refer to them, these flies are often considered a nuisance and can be a health hazard in certain situations.

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    Synonyms for Muscidae:

    What are the hypernyms for Muscidae?

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

    What are the hyponyms for Muscidae?

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

    What are the holonyms for Muscidae?

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

    What are the meronyms for Muscidae?

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

    Usage examples for Muscidae

    See Culex, Gnats Moths, 1, 58-62, 84, 95-100, 117 Moult, 10, 32, 36, 41 Musca domestica, 71 muscidae, 44 Muscles, 47 Nervous system, 44-5 Neuroptera, 57, 80, 112 Newport, G., 41, 44 Noctuidae, 60, 98 Nymph, 15, 28, 33 Oak-apples, 94 Obtect pupa, 81 Odonata, 24. See also Dragon-flies Oestrus ovis, 91 Oil-beetles, 56, 112 Orgyia antiqua, 96-7 Orthoptera, 17, 35, 110 Owl Moths, 60, 98 Packard, A.S., 56, 118 Paedogenesis.
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