Solenopsis

noun
So·​le·​nop·​sis | \ ˌsō-lə-ˈnäp-səs How to pronounce Solenopsis (audio) \

Medical Definition of Solenopsis

: a genus of small stinging ants including several abundant tropical and subtropical forms (as the imported fire ants)

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“Solenopsis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Solenopsis. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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