pupivora

Pupivora

Pu*piv"o*ra\, n. pl. [NL. See Pupivorous.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of parasitic Hymenoptera, including the ichneumon flies, which destroy the larv[ae] and pup[ae] of insects.
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