Notiothaumidae

plural noun Notio·thau·mi·dae \ -ˈthȯməˌdē \

Definition of Notiothaumidae

:a family of primitive insects (order Mecoptera) containing a single Chilean species (Notiothauma reedi)

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Origin and Etymology of notiothaumidae

New Latin, from Notiothauma, type genus (from notio- + Greek thauma wonder) + -idae


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