Gracilariidae

plural noun
Grac·​i·​la·​ri·​idae

Definition of Gracilariidae

: a family of small dull or metallic-colored tineoid moths having larvae that mine in the leaves of various plants

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History and Etymology for Gracilariidae

New Latin, from Gracilaria, type genus + -idae

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“Gracilariidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gracilariidae. Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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