Oecophoridae

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

Definition of Oecophoridae

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

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Origin and Etymology of oecophoridae

New Latin, from Oecophora, type genus (from 2ec- + -phora) + -idae


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