Caloneurodea

plural noun
Cal·​o·​neu·​ro·​dea | \ ˌkalōn(y)üˈrōdēə \

Definition of Caloneurodea

: a small order of neopterous insects with two similar pairs of wings and with legs adapted for running that appeared in the Upper Pennsylvanian and became extinct after the Permian

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Other Words from Caloneurodea

caloneurodean \ -​dēən \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for Caloneurodea

New Latin, from calo- + neur- + -odea (alteration of -oidea)

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“Caloneurodea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Caloneurodea. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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