calyptratae

\\-äd.ˌē, -ād.-\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from calyptr- (from calypter) + -atae (feminine plural of -atus -ate)
: a group of dipterous flies (suborder Schizophora) including in recent classifications the Muscidae and related families distinguished by the large calypters

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  • Calyptratae — n. [Gr. kalyptos, covered] The Calyptrate Muscoidae of former classifications, including Tachinidae, Metopiidae, Muscidae, Oestridae and Cuterebridae; see Muscoidea (=Calyptratae) …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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