from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any member of the Tineidae.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as tinean.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining or related to the Tineidæ in a broad sense: as, a tineid fauna; tineid characters.
  • n. A tineid moth; any member of the Tineidæ, as a clothes-moth.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small yellowish moths whose larvae feed on wool or fur


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  • The tineid often occurs as a secondary pest after the pyralid moth when the plant has already lost moisture due to the pyralid moth.

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  • Deltamethrin is recommended for the control of tineid and pyralid moths.

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