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Definition of the noun Aegeridae
What does Aegeridae mean as a name of something?
Aegeridae is a family of Decapoda.
- synonym: family Aegeridae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Malacostraca
- order: Decapoda
Aegeridae is a family of fossil prawns. It contains two genera, Aeger and Acanthochirana.
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A Dictionary of Entomology (2001)
by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick
AEGERIDAE Plural Noun. (Latin, aegeria = a nymph.) Cleanwing Moths. See Sesiidae. AELUROPODOUS Adj. (Greek, allouros = cat, pous = foot, Latin, -osus = possessing the qualities of.) Pertaining to animals with retractile claws. AENEOUS Adj. (Latin, aeneus = brazen, made of copper or brass; -osus = full of.) Descriptive of structure that is bright brassy or golden green in colour. Term used frequently in taxonomic descriptions to indicate a lustrous appearance. See Bronze.
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Scrabble value of A1E1G2E1R1I1D2A1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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