Aphidoidea

plural noun Aphi·doi·dea \ ˌāfəˈdȯidēə also ˌaf- \

Definition of Aphidoidea

:a superfamily of Homoptera comprising the aphids and now usually divided into a number of families (such as Aphididae, Eriosomatidae, and Phylloxeridae)

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Origin and Etymology of aphidoidea

New Latin, from Aphid-, Aphis + -oidea


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