Poduridae

plural noun
Po·​du·​ri·​dae | \ -rəˌdē \

Definition of Poduridae

: a family of primitive insects (order Collembola) that lack a tracheal system and include the snow fleas and springtails

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History and Etymology for Poduridae

New Latin, from Podura, type genus + -idae

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“Poduridae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Poduridae. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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