Tetranychus

noun Te·tran·y·chus \ te‧ˈtranə̇kəs \

Definition of Tetranychus

: a genus (the type of the family Tetranychidae) of mites — see pacific mite

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Origin and Etymology of tetranychus

New Latin, from tetra- + Greek -onychos -clawed (from onych-, onyx claw)


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