Ichneumonidae

plural noun
Ich·​neu·​mon·​i·​dae

Definition of Ichneumonidae

: a family including the typical ichneumon wasps that have no costal cell and two recurrent veins in the forewing

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History and Etymology for Ichneumonidae

New Latin, from Ichneumon, type genus (from Latin) + -idae

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“Ichneumonidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ichneumonidae. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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