Heteroneura

plural noun
Het·​er·​o·​neu·​ra

Definition of Heteroneura

in some classifications
: a suborder of Lepidoptera including those forms in which the venation of the forewings differs from that of the hind wings — compare homoneura

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History and Etymology for Heteroneura

New Latin, from heter- + -neura

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“Heteroneura.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Heteroneura. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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