Cytoleichus

noun Cy·to·lei·chus

Definition of Cytoleichus

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Cytoleichidae) of parasitic mites including only the air-sac mite (C. nudus)

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Origin and Etymology of cytoleichus

New Latin, from cyt- + -leichus (probably from Greek leichein to lick, lick up) — more at lick


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