Tineoidea

plural noun
Tin·​e·​oi·​dea | \ ˌtinēˈȯidēə\

Definition of Tineoidea

: a superfamily of small moths comprising the majority of the Microlepidoptera (as the clothes moths, carpet moths, leaf miners) and having narrow simply veined wings broadly fringed with hairs

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New Latin, from Tinea + -oidea

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