family Sciaridae


family Sciaridae
noun
fungus gnats
Syn: ↑Sciaridae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Nematocera, ↑suborder Nematocera
Member Meronyms: ↑genus Sciara

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