Pha·laen·i·dae \fəˈlenəˌdē\

Definition of Phalaenidae

  1. taxonomic synonym of noctuidae

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Origin and Etymology of phalaenidae

New Latin, from Phalaena, genus of moths (from Greek phalaina, phallaina whale, moth) + -idae — more at balaena

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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