Stigmodera

noun
Stig·​mo·​de·​ra | \ ˌstigməˈdirə, stigˈmädərə \

Definition of Stigmodera

: a large chiefly Australian genus of buprestid beetles many of which are brilliant green

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History and Etymology for Stigmodera

New Latin, probably from stigmo- (from Latin stigmat-, stigma) + -dera (from Greek derē, deirē neck)

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“Stigmodera.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Stigmodera. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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