Aphaniptera

Aphaniptera

Aph`a*nip"te*ra\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? invisible ('a priv. + ? to appear) + ? a wing.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of wingless insects, of which the flea in the type. See Flea.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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