Erythraeidae

plural noun
Er·​y·​thrae·​idae | \ ˌerəˈthrēəˌdē \

Definition of Erythraeidae

: a family of Acarina including active hairy usually reddish mites of predatory habits having the larvae parasitic on insects or on other arachnids

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History and Etymology for Erythraeidae

New Latin, from Erythraea, type genus (from Greek erythraia, feminine of erythraios) + -idae

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“Erythraeidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Erythraeidae. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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