Of or belonging to the family Pyralidae.
Any of numerous usually small long-legged moths of the family Pyralidae, some of which have larvae that damage crops or stored food.
Any of a large family (Pyralidae) of small moths with narrow, triangular forewings, broader hind wings, and long legs.
Origin of pyralid
From New Latin Pyralidae family name from Pyralis type genus from Greek puralis puralid- an insect said to live in fire from pūr fire pyre