entomofauna

noun
en·​to·​mo·​fau·​na | \ ˌen-tə-mō-ˈfȯ-nə How to pronounce entomofauna (audio) , -ˈfä- \

Definition of entomofauna

: a fauna of insects : the insects of an environment or region

First Known Use of entomofauna

1951, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for entomofauna

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“Entomofauna.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/entomofauna. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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