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from The Century Dictionary.

  • A section of dipterous insects or flies, of the family Muscidæ, which, with the exception of the Anthomyidæ, are characterized by the absence or rudimentary condition of the tegulæ or membranous scales above the halteres or poising-wings, whence the name: contrasted with Calyptratæ.

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