plural noun
Psy·​chop·​si·​dae | \ sīˈkäpsəˌdē \

Definition of Psychopsidae

: a small family of chiefly tropical lacewings occurring in Australia and part of South America

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History and Etymology for Psychopsidae

New Latin, from Psychopsis, type genus (from Greek psychē butterfly + New Latin -opsis) + -idae

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“Psychopsidae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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