Mimallonidae

plural noun
Mim·​al·​lon·​i·​dae | \ ˌmiməˈlänəˌdē \

Definition of Mimallonidae

: a family of stout hairy medium-sized diurnal American moths — see sack-bearer

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History and Etymology for Mimallonidae

New Latin, from Mimallon-, Mimallo, type genus (from Greek mimallon-, mimallōn bacchante) + -idae

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

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