Sericostomatidae

plural noun
Ser·​i·​co·​sto·​mat·​i·​dae | \ ˌserə̇kōstōˈmatəˌdē \

Definition of Sericostomatidae

: a large and widely distributed family of caddis flies

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History and Etymology for Sericostomatidae

New Latin, from Sericostomat-, Sericostoma, type genus (from Greek sērikos + New Latin -stomat-, -stoma) + -idae

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“Sericostomatidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sericostomatidae. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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