Diaspididae

noun
armored scales
Syn: ↑family Diaspididae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Coccoidea, ↑superfamily Coccoidea
Member Meronyms: ↑armored scale, ↑Aspidiotus, ↑genus Aspidiotus

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\\dīˌaspəˈdī(ˌ)dē\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Diaspid-, Diaspis, type genus (from dia- + -aspid-, -aspis) + -idae
: a family of scales that have a one-jointed beak and a female which secretes a firm scaly covering over herself and her eggs and that comprise the armored scales

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