nXylophaga(Zoöl) A genus of marine bivalves which bore holes in wood. They are allied to Pholas.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
nxylophagaA genus of boring bivalves, of the family Pholadidæ, as X. dorsalis.
nxylophaga[lowercase] A member of this genus.
nxylophagaA series of Hymenoptera ditrocha, in Hartig's classification (1837), containing only the family Uroceridæ: distinguished from the Phyllophaga on the one hand and the Parasitica on the other. Compare these two words.