phytoptid

adjective
phy·top·tid | \ fīˈtäptə̇d \

Definition of phytoptid 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Phytoptidae

phytoptid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of phytoptid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a mite of the family Phytoptidae

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History and Etymology for phytoptid

Adjective

New Latin Phytoptidae

Noun

New Latin Phytoptidae

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