Silpha

noun
Sil·​pha | \ ˈsilfə \

Definition of Silpha

: a genus (the type of the family Silphidae) of clavicorn beetles

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History and Etymology for Silpha

New Latin, from Greek silphē cockroach, bookworm

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“Silpha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Silpha. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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