Machilidae


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Machilidae

[mə′kil·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of insects belonging to the Thysanura having large compound eyes and ocelli and a monocondylous mandible of the scraping type.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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