Definition of Tubulifera
1 in some classifications : a group of Hymenoptera comprising the families Serphidae and Chrysididae or the Chrysididae alone and being distinguished by a tubular ovipositor
2 : a suborder of Thysanoptera including those that have the last segment of the abdomen tubular
tubuliferan\-rən\ noun, plural
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Origin and Etymology of tubulifera
New Latin, from tubulifer tubuliferous
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