plural noun Tar·so·nemi·dae \ˌtärsəˈneməˌdē, -nēm-\

Definition of Tarsonemidae

  1. :  a family of small soft-bodied usually pale-colored mites including some that suck the juices of plants and others that are predaceous on insects and other minute animals

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Origin and Etymology of tarsonemidae

New Latin, from Tarsonemus, type genus + -idae

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