Galerucidae

plural noun
Gal·​e·​ru·​ci·​dae | \ ˌgaləˈrüsəˌdē \

Definition of Galerucidae

: a small but widely distributed family of leaf-eating beetles formerly usually included in Chrysomelidae

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History and Etymology for Galerucidae

New Latin, from Galeruca, type genus + -idae

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“Galerucidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Galerucidae. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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