Philopotamidae

plural noun
Phil·​o·​po·​tam·​i·​dae | \ ˌfiləpəˈtaməˌdē \

Definition of Philopotamidae

: a small but widely distributed family of caddis flies

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History and Etymology for Philopotamidae

New Latin, from Philopotamus, type genus (from phil- + Greek potamos river, stream) + -idae

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“Philopotamidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Philopotamidae. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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