Mydaidae

plural noun My·da·i·dae \mīˈdāəˌdē\

Definition of Mydaidae

  1. :  a small family of American and Australian dipterous insects containing the largest known two-winged flies

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Origin and Etymology of mydaidae

New Latin, from Mydas, type genus (irregular from Greek midax, an insect destructive to beans) + -idae


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