puparium

noun plural -ia (-ɪə)

a hard barrel-shaped case enclosing the pupae of the housefly and other dipterous insects

Nearby words

  1. puny,
  2. puo,
  3. pup,
  4. pup tent,
  5. pupa,
  6. pupate,
  7. pupation,
  8. pupfish,
  9. pupil,
  10. pupilage

Derived Formspuparial, adjective

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