plural noun
Oe·​co·​phor·​i·​dae | \ˌēkəˈfȯrəˌdē, fär-\

Definition of Oecophoridae 

: a large family of small mostly inconspicuous moths whose larvae feed on leaves and flowers

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History and Etymology for Oecophoridae

New Latin, from Oecophora, type genus (from ec- + -phora) + -idae

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