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su·per·fam·i·ly mus·coidea

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  1. Muscoidea, superfamily Muscoideanoun

    two-winged flies especially the families: Muscidae; Gasterophilidae; Calliphoridae; Tachinidae


  1. superfamily muscoidea

    The superfamily Muscoidea is a taxonomic category within the order Diptera (flies). This superfamily comprises many families of flies, including house flies and their relatives. Species within this superfamily are typically characterized by their stout bodies, spurious wing vein that runs parallel to the dorsal margin of the wing, large compound eyes, and mouthparts specifically adapted for soaking up liquids.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of superfamily muscoidea in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of superfamily muscoidea in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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