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Cantharidae

Can·thar·i·dae \ kanˈtharəˌdē \

Definition of Cantharidae

  • taxonomic synonym of meloidae

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Origin and Etymology of cantharidae

New Latin, from Cantharis, type genus + -idae


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Cantharidae

plural noun \ " \

Definition of Cantharidae

: a family of nonluminescent elongated soft-bodied beetles (such as the soldier beetles) related to and in some classifications including the Lampyridae

Origin and Etymology of cantharidae

New Latin, from Cantharis, type genus + -idae


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