Melolonthidae


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Noun1.Melolonthidae - considered a separate family in some classification systemsMelolonthidae - considered a separate family in some classification systems
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
family Scarabaeidae, Scarabaeidae - scarab or dung beetles
genus Melolontha, Melolontha - a genus of Melolonthidae
genus Macrodactylus, Macrodactylus - a genus of Melolonthidae
References in classic literature ?
Waterhouse informs me, that of the Harpalidae there are eight or nine species -- the forms of the greater number being very peculiar; of Heteromera, four or five species; of Rhyncophora, six or seven; and of the following families one species in each: Staphylinidae, Elateridae, Cebrionidae, Melolonthidae.
Beetles belonging to the family Melolonthidae (sensu Endrodi 1966; Moron 1997, 2001, 2004b; Moron et al.
Insects known in Brazil as "coros" are beetle larvae (Coleoptera) of the family Melolonthidae (sensu Endrodi 1966; Moron 1997, 2001a; Moron et al.