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Siphunculata Line breaks: Si¦phun¦cu|lata
Pronunciation: /sʌɪˌfʌŋkjʊˈlɑːtə/

Definition of Siphunculata in English:

plural noun

Entomology
Another term for Anoplura.

Origin

Modern Latin (plural), from Latin siphunculus 'small tube'.

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