Phthiracaridae

plural noun Phthir·a·car·i·dae \ ˌthirəˈkarəˌdē \

Definition of Phthiracaridae

:a family of oribatid mites

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Origin and Etymology of phthiracaridae

New Latin, from Phthiracarus, type genus (from Greek phtheir louse + New Latin Acarus) + -idae


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