Pyromorphidae

plural noun Py·ro·mor·phi·dae \ ˌpīrəˈmȯrfəˌdē \

Definition of Pyromorphidae

:a family of day-flying moths with smoky or translucent wings that are sometimes marked with metallic colors

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Origin and Etymology of pyromorphidae

New Latin, from Pyromorpha, type genus (from pyr- + morpha) + -idae


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