Siphunculina

noun
Si·​phun·​cu·​li·​na | \(ˌ)sī-ˌfəŋ-kyə-ˈlē-nə \

Medical Definition of Siphunculina 

: a genus of dipteran flies of the family Chloropidae that includes an eye gnat (S. funicola) responsible for spreading conjunctivitis in southeastern Asia

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