Phryganea

noun Phry·ga·nea \friˈgānēə\

Definition of Phryganea

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Phryganeidae) of caddis flies

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Origin and Etymology of phryganea

New Latin, from Greek phryganon dry stick; akin to Greek phrygein to roast — more at fry


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