plural noun
Mas·​a·​rid·​i·​dae | \ ˌmasəˈridəˌdē \

Definition of Masarididae

in some classifications
: a family of mainly tropical solitary wasps with clavate antennae now usually treated as a subfamily of Vespidae

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History and Etymology for Masarididae

New Latin, from Masarid-, Masaris, type genus + -idae

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“Masarididae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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