Caraboidea

plural noun
Car·​a·​boi·​dea | \ ˌkarəˈbȯidēə \

Definition of Caraboidea

: a superfamily coextensive with the suborder Adephaga comprising beetles that have the eyes entire and the antennae slender and elongated

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History and Etymology for Caraboidea

New Latin, from Carabus, type genus + -oidea

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“Caraboidea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Caraboidea. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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