Serrifera

plural noun

Ser·​rif·​era
seˈrif(ə)rə,
səˈr-
in some classifications
: a division of Hymenoptera including the sawflies and horntails and related forms and being essentially equivalent to Chalastogastra

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from serri- + Latin -fera, neuter plural of -fer -ferous

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“Serrifera.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Serrifera. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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