Symphyta


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Symphyta

[′sim·fəd·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A suborder of the Hymenoptera including the sawflies and horntails characterized by a broad base attaching the abdomen to the thorax.
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On the classification of sawflies (Hymenoptera, Symphyta).
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