entomofaunae

entomofauna

[en-tuh-moh-faw-nuh]
noun, plural entomofaunas, entomofaunae [en-tuh-moh-faw-nee] . (used with a singular or plural verb)
the insect life of a region or habitat.

Origin:
1950–55; entomo- + fauna

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