Lyctidae

plural noun
Lyc·​ti·​dae | \ -təˌdē \

Definition of Lyctidae

: a family of small elongate wood-boring beetles — see powder-post beetle

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History and Etymology for Lyctidae

New Latin, from Lyctus, type genus + -idae

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“Lyctidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lyctidae. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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