Definition of Meloe. Meaning of Meloe. Synonyms of Meloe

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Definition of Meloe

Meloe
Meloe Mel"o*e, [ NL., fr. Gr. ? to probe a wound.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of beetles without wings, but having short oval elytra; the oil beetles. These beetles are sometimes used instead of cantharides for raising blisters. See Oil beetle, under Oil.

Meaning of Meloe from wikipedia

- Arranged alphabetically. Meloe afer Bland, 1864 Meloe ajax Pinto, 1998 Meloe aleuticus Borchmann, 1942 Meloe americ**** Leach, 1815 Meloe angusticollis Say,...
- Meloe proscarabaeus is a European oil beetle. It lives in meadows, field margins and other warm sites in all but the far north of the continent. It lacks...
- Meloe violaceus, the violet oil beetle, is a species of oil beetle belonging to the family Meloidae subfamily Meloinae. These beetles are present in most...
- beetle (Meloe angusticollis) is a species of blister beetle, native to North America. They average 8–10 millimetres (0.3–0.4 in) in length. "Meloe angusticollis"...
- subspecies belong to the species Meloe americ****: Meloe americ**** americ**** Meloe americ**** occidentalis Van "Meloe americ**** Report". Integrated Taxonomic...
- Meloe brevicollis is a European oil beetle. It is also known as the short-necked oil beetle. It had been thought that the beetle had been extinct in the...
- Meloë (Ancient Gr****: Μελόη) was a town in ancient Lycia, located near Cape Kilidonia. When speaking of the bishopric of Meloë in Lycia, Le Quien ****igned...
- Meloe variegatus is a European oil beetle. It is commonly known as the variegated oil beetle. Adult beetles feed on leaves and can be pests of crops,...
- Meloe laevis, the oil beetle, is a species of blister beetle in the family Meloidae. It is found in the Caribbean, Central America, and North America...
- Meloë (Ancient Gr****: Μελόη) was a town in ancient Isauria. Meloë is a titular see of the Roman Catholic Church. Its site is tentatively located near...
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