plural noun Co·ni·op·te·ryg·i·dae \ˌkōnēˌäptəˈrijəˌdē\

Definition of Coniopterygidae

  1. :  a family of small humpbacked insects (order Neuroptera) that have pollinose wings resembling those of moths and predatory larvae which feed especially on mites and scales

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Origin and Etymology of coniopterygidae

New Latin, from Coniopteryg-, Coniopteryx, type genus (from 2coni- + -pteryx) + -idae

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