family Lampyridae


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Noun1.family Lampyridae - fireflies
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
lightning bug, firefly - nocturnal beetle common in warm regions having luminescent abdominal organs
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AoThen the whole world of fireflies opens up to you,Ao said Sara Lewis, a professor who studies the family Lampyridae (Aoshining onesAo) at Tufts University outside Boston.
Synchronized fireflies are small, luminescent beetles that belong to the family Lampyridae, the Latin word for "torchbearer," family.
Fireflies, also known as lightening bugs, are nocturnal, luminous insects of the beetle family Lampyridae.