Poduridae

plural noun

Po·​du·​ri·​dae
-rəˌdē
: a family of primitive insects (order Collembola) that lack a tracheal system and include the snow fleas and springtails

Word History

Etymology

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 25 Jul. 2024.

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