Halacaridae

plural noun Hal·a·car·i·dae \ˌhaləˈkarəˌdē\

Definition of Halacaridae

  1. :  a small family of leathery-bodied free-living mites (group Hydrachnellae) that frequent marine algae

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Origin and Etymology of halacaridae

New Latin, from Halacarus, type genus (from hal- + Acarus) + -idae


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