Pyralid definitions

pī-răl'ĭ-dĭd
Of or belonging to the family Pyralidae.
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Any of numerous usually small long-legged moths of the family Pyralidae, some of which have larvae that damage crops or stored food.
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Any of a large family (Pyralidae) of small moths with narrow, triangular forewings, broader hind wings, and long legs.
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Any moth of the family Pyralidae.
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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