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    • A genus of lantern-flies of this family Fulgoridæ,…
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lystra definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of lantern-flies of this family Fulgoridæ, containing about 15 beautiful and highly colored exotic species, as the Southern American L. lanata, the woolly lantern-fly, so called because it secretes lengthy strings of a waxy compound which looks like wool.
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