Pipunculidae

plural noun Pipun·cu·li·dae \ ˌpī(ˌ)pənˈkyüləˌdē , ˌpīˌpəŋˈk- , ˌpipənˈk- \

Definition of Pipunculidae

:a family of two-winged flies (suborder Cyclorrhapha) including small flies having very large eyes and having larvae that are parasitic on other insects

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Origin and Etymology of pipunculidae

New Latin, from Pipunculus, type genus + -idae


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