ortalidian

Ortalidian

Or`ta*lid"i*an\, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous small two-winged flies of the family Ortalid[ae]. The larv[ae] of many of these flies live in fruit; those of others produce galls on various plants.
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