Translation of lightning bug in Spanish:

lightning bug

luciérnaga, n.

noun

US

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    luciérnaga feminine
    bicho de luz masculine River Plate
    • This is a rare phenomenon in which the lightning bugs in an area flash in unison.
    • Fireflies and lightning bugs are neither flies nor bugs, but beetles.
    • I've thought that fire ants had killed off most of the lightning bugs like they have the horned toads.
    • My God, she wants to catch lightning bugs and I can't bend the rules for 15 minutes?
    • The favorite ‘hangouts’ of lightning bugs are east of the Rocky Mountains and away from city lights.