Lightning-bug synonyms

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A bioluminescent larva or a wingless wormlike female of certain insects, especially fireflies and beetles of the family Phengodidae.
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Any of various chiefly tropical hemipteran insects of the family Fulgoridae that have an enlarged, elongated head, once thought to be luminescent.
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Any of a family (Lampyridae) of winged beetles, active at night, whose abdomens glow with a luminescent light
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The larva of any of several tortricid moths (Tortricidae).
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(Zoology) Any member of the family Lampyridae; a firefly or lightning bug.
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Any of various bioluminescent dinoflagellates of the genus Noctiluca that when grouped in large numbers make the sea phosphorescent.
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Any of various tropical American click beetles of the genus Pyrophorus, having luminous spots on the prothorax and abdomen.
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Find another word for lightning-bug. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for lightning-bug, like: glowworm, lantern fly, candle fly, firefly, fireworm, lampyrid, noctiluca and fire-beetle.