Glossinidae

plural noun
Glos·​sin·​i·​dae | \ gläˈsinəˌdē, glȯˈ-\

Definition of Glossinidae

in some classifications
: a family of two-winged flies that is closely related to Muscidae and includes Glossina and a few closely related genera usually included among the Muscidae

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History and Etymology for Glossinidae

New Latin, from Glossina, type genus + -idae

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